Wanted for particularly serious transgressions fighter Ukrainian battalion "Tornado" killed by the police During the detention in the Luhansk region, said the chief military Prosecutor of Ukraine Anatoly Matios.
"At attempt of detention close to the city to the expanse of the interior Ministry in the Luhansk region had put up armed resistance (policemen shot the clip in his pistol and tried to throw a grenade) and was neutralized Wanted the military Prosecutor's office for an act the most serious crimes, first of five times convicted the employee of a company (battalion) "Tornado" Deacon V. M.(aka "Thick" ), " - said Matios in Facebook.
"Due to the legitimate use of weapons by the police suspected died before the arrival of the ambulance," - said in the report. In the place that was the home of a Deacon " found a sniper rifle, five grenades, ammunition and stolen from the inhabitants of the Luhansk region material assets and a car."" According to the testimony of the victims of the case, the victim together with the "Mujahideen" was the most cruelty and ruthlessness In torturing illegally captured civilian " - said Matios. In September, Kiev was captured fighter of the battalion "Tornado" named " Mujahid ", suspected of committing serious or most serious crimes in the area of military operations in the Donbass. Interior Minister Arsen Avakov, for his part, on June 18 announced that the battalion "Tornado" disbanded. Then the soldiers of the unit took cover on the base and organized it for defense, they told about the readiness to use weapons against employees of the interior Ministry. The leadership of the Ukrainian interior Ministry held dialogues with members of the " Tornado ". On 23 June the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine assured that the warriors Tornado left its base within the school.