The key motive, pobudivshim ex-Governor of Zaporozhye region Alexander Peklushenko to commit suicide, was the fear of the upcoming hearing of his alleged acceleration "euromayday" in Zaporozhye, said the head of the interior Ministry of Ukraine Arsen Avakov.
Peklushenko was found with no signs of life at home, the police opened on the fact of death of the case under the criminal code of the premeditated murder, although untested version of the police, he committed suicide.
"The key motive was his act, was the approach of the court session regarding the charges brought against him for inappropriate actions during the" revolution of dignity ". It was said about the organization "titulek" (as in Kiev called the participants "antimiani"), " Avakov said at a press conference on the last working day of the week.
first Advisor to the head of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine Anton Geraschenko said Peklushenko could shoot himself because of the reluctance to bear criminal responsibility for the crackdown on the " euromayday ", however, are several versions of what happened.
The crisis of political power took place in Ukraine in November 2013, when the Ministry announced a temporary halt to the European integration of the country. Numerous protests, called " euromilano ", were launched on the Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence square) and have been all over Ukraine. In January and February 2014, they resulted in the equipped weapon collision radicals with the police, lost his life over a hundred people. After the coup d'etat at the end of February 2014 fresh authorities placed the responsibility on the former leadership of the country.