Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov has said he has no doubt that the killer of three security guards from the Karavan shopping mall in Kyiv will be found and punished.
“One thing is clear, he will be found, and those who are helping him
will be found and punished,” the premier said during a hotline
conference with the readers of the Komsomolskaya Pravda v Ukraine
newspaper in Kyiv on Monday.
At the same time, the premier stressed that “the law enforcement
agencies and the whole country will be grateful” to those who provide
trustworthy information about the whereabouts of the suspect.
“It’s obvious that we are dealing an imbecilic former boxer. Locate
and isolate [the suspect] – these are the tasks set by the president and
the government for the Interior Ministry,” Azarov said.
As reported, a robber shot dead three employees of a private security
firm and seriously wounded another one in the Karavan shopping mall on
Luhova Street in Kyiv on September 26. One of the security guards saw a
visitor stealing a USB flash drive from a glass case. The guard asked
the man to go to the back room, where other guards were waiting. In the
room the man pulled out a gun and started shooting, killing three
security guards on the spot and seriously wounding a fourth. The
attacker then fled the scene.
The Obolon District Police Office has opened a criminal case on the
incident. The suspect was put on the wanted lists in Russia and Belarus
Executive Director of Karavan Serhiy Kyslenko promised Hr 100,000 for assistance in finding the suspect.
On Oct. 5, Ukrainian Interior Minister Vitaliy Zakharchenko stated that the killer of three security gu