Beating of journalist for Obozrevatel to be qualified as robbery with violence
The Office of Public Prosecutor in Kyiv# 3 opened a case over the fact of beating of the journalist with Obozrevatel, as Ukrinform reported citing the press-secretary of prosecutor's office of the city of Nadiya Maksymets.
The press officer told, the prosecutor's office entered the data about the incident to the Unified Register of Pre-Trial Investigations under Part 2, Article 187 (robbery with violence committed by a group of persons) of the Criminal Code.
The case is to be probed by the Darnytsa Police Department.
As IMI reported, on March 27 in Kyiv a group of teenagers beat journalist of the web-based edition Obozrevatel Roman Hrusha. As a result of the attack, he has he has four displaced facial fractures and several traumatic brain injuries.
In particular, his diagnosis is: malar complex fracture, fracture of the orbit of the eye, fracture of the nose and the nasoethmoid complex, as well as concussion and traumatic brain injury.