Investigators of Tyachiv police department opened a criminal proceeding over damaging the property of a resident of the village of Solotvyno. The man suspected of arson was arrested, the pre-trial restraint is to be decided.
Yesterday, July 3, at 13:20, law enforcement officers received a report that in the village of Solotvyno, there was a fire in the house of a 64-year-old local resident.
Law enforcers, who worked at the scene found out that the preliminary cause of the fire was an outside source of inflammation brought by an unknown person. Policemen began searching for the persons involved in the crime and in a few hours identified the suspect. The police detained a 24-year-old resident of the same village. At present, the man is giving evidence. All the circumstances and cause of the crime will be established by the investigators.
A criminal proceeding over the incident has been opened under Part 2 of Article 194 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (Intentional destruction or damage to property). The sanction of the article provides for imprisonment for a term of three to fifteen years.
The Department of Communications of Transcarpathian Regional Police