update: Shishov, a Belarusian who disappeared the day before, was found hanged in a park in Kyiv
08:50, 03.08.21 – UNIAN
Police have launched criminal proceedings under the article on premeditated murder.
The head of the Belarusian House in Ukraine Vitaliy Shyshov , who disappeared yesterday in Kyiv, was found hanged today in one of Kyiv’s parks, not far from his place of residence. Vitaly’s mobile phone and personal belongings were removed from the scene.
This was reported by the press service of the GUNP in Kyiv.
Police have launched a criminal case under Article 115 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (premeditated murder) and will check all versions, including the version of the murder disguised as suicide.
The full picture of the events will be established after the interrogation of witnesses, analysis of video recordings from the cameras of the “Safe City” system, examinations and investigative experiments.
The Kyiv police appeals to everyone who knew Vitaliy Shyshov to provide information about the last weeks of his life, his psycho-emotional state, possible threats, etc.