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In Lutsk opened a criminal case in connection with capture of hostages

A criminal case under article "hostage-taking" in connection with the seizure of a man bus with hostages in the Ukrainian Lutsk, has informed on Tuesday of RIA of news in the communications center of the police of luck.

Earlier it was reported that in the center of Lutsk, the man seized a bus with about 20 hostages, he has explosives and weapons. In the field introduced operational plan "Hostage". Information on casualties at the moment. As the head of national police region Yuri Krochko, the attacker puts forward the General requirements and expresses dissatisfaction with the system. The police establishes the identity of the hostage taker of the bus in Lutsk in the Ukraine, he had been introduced to law enforcement as the Bad Maxim, said the Deputy head of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine Anton Gerashchenko

"Yes, openly (criminal case – ed.) under part 2 of article 147 of the criminal code of Ukraine, we are talking about the taking of hostages", - told the police.

The sanction of article prescribes punishment in the form of imprisonment for the term from 7 till 15 years.

When the police said that the specific requirements of men who seized the bus, still unknown to them in negotiations. Also there is still no information about the victims.