Criminal investigation over Yanukovych billboard damage
The Lviv Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs has reported that “hooligans” have daubed pain on a billboard in Lviv. The message does not state that the billboard in question has President Yanukovych on it, but is in response to reports circulated on the Internet, which make this clear..
“Law enforcement officers registered this report. An investigative group went to the scene of the event. This fact was documented.
A criminal investigation has been initiated under Article 296 of the Criminal Code (hooliganism). Material evidence has been removed. Investigative measures to find the offenders are being carried out”.