Dnipro Mayor Borys Filatov posted this on his Facebook page.
Yesterday morning, two patrol police officers stopped a Citroen car for violation of traffic rules. The driver began to show resistance, and then shot dead the policeman and wounded his partner. Later, the policewoman died in the hospital during the operation.
Police detained a suspect in the murder in Mechnikov Hospital, where he came with a gunshot wound under a false name. He was taken into custody. Another man is also suspected of assault on the police officers.
Criminal proceedings have been opened under three Articles of the Criminal Code.