The SBI reported suspicion to two military men involved in children's injury in Chernihiv at a fair (VIDEO)

05/09/2022

The SBI employees reported suspicion to two servicemen who were involved in the injury of children at an arms demonstration in Chernihiv.

One of the servicemen during the weapons demonstration allowed the child to pick up a loaded anti-tank grenade (РПГ-26) and pull the trigger. The shot injured at least nine people, six of whom are children.

The suspicion was reported to the serviceman, who allowed the child to pull the trigger, and his commander, who ordered subordinate servicemen to bring weapons to the exhibition for demonstration.

The servicemen were reported suspicion of violation of the rules for the handling of weapons, which caused bodily harm to several persons (Part 2 of Article 414 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine).

The sanction of the article provides for a sentence of imprisonment of up to 10 years.

Figurants have been detained, a petition will be submitted to the court to select an interim measure in the form of detention.