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Detained a suspect in the murder of the counselor of the mayor of Kherson

Ukrainian law enforcers detained the head of the Kherson regional Council Vladislav manger, who is suspected of ordering the attack on the counselor of the mayor of Kherson Catherine Gandzyuk, it brought to court, said Tuesday the press service of the office of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine.

Earlier, the Pechersk district court of Kiev allowed the compulsory drive of the head of the Kherson regional Council Vladislav manger as a suspect in the murder of Gandzyuk. The suspect's lawyer Dmitry Ilchenko said that Munger was in intensive care and could not be forcibly given to the court of Kiev. Later, the court allowed to detain the manger.

According to the press service, the law enforcement deliver a manger in the Pechersk district court of Kyiv, where a judge will consider the petition for election to it measures of restraint in form of detention without possibility of bail.

Earlier, Yury Lutsenko, who served as Prosecutor General of Ukraine until August 2019, reported that the murder suspect manger. The suspect was arrested with the right of bail of nearly 2.5 million hryvnia (about 104 thousand dollars), and after its submission, was released. Later, the suspicion Manger was replaced with "order the infliction of bodily harm". According to investigators, Mangere together with the former assistant ex-the Deputy of the Kherson regional Council Alexey Levin ordered grievous bodily harm Gandzyuk, which caused her death. Later, on may 25, the court extended the detention for two months Alexey Levin.

Gandzyuk in July 2018 doused with acid. Several months later, she died in Kiev hospital. Militiamen investigated case about attempt at murder, however, after the death of the victim changed the qualification for a contract killing. The investigation revealed all the alleged masterminds and organizers of the murder of Gandzyuk.