Shot the police officer, who had to jump in the car to the hijacker.
In Kiev, a man stole a car with a police officer in the cabin – he did not respond to requests to stop, the attacker was pursued by law enforcement officers on a car.
So, the police asked the owner of the Honda CR-V because of the disappearance of the car, which he left near the house in the street Dmitrievsky. In the course of operational activities was established the identity of the man who is reasonably suspected of kidnapping foreign cars.
“We found a stolen car that was already on other license plates. But when he saw that the attacker sits in a stolen car, one of the operatives had to sit in the passenger seat to hold him. The driver did not respond to the legitimate demands of the police to stop and drove off, and the other officers began to chase them, ” said the chief of the criminal investigation Shevchenkovsky police Department.
It is noted that the police officer who rode in the car with the suspect, warned him about the use of firearms and fired four shots into the engine compartment to stop the car. However, the offender continued to move and struck the officer. Soon he stopped and tried to escape, but he was detained and delivered in police Department.
The suspect was a 47-year-old from Kiev. Initiated criminal proceedings under part 3 St. 289 (misappropriation vehicle), article 342 (Resistance to representative of authority, law enforcement bodies, state Executive) and article 345 (Threat or violence concerning the employee of law enforcement body) the Criminal code of Ukraine. The defendant faces up to 12 years of imprisonment with confiscation of property.