04/15/2015 Former People's Deputy from the Kalashnikov Party of Regions killed in Kiev
On Wednesday evening, Oleg Kalashnikov, a deputy of the fifth convocation of the Verkhovna Rada from the Party of Regions, was murdered near his home in Kiev.
According to him, Kalashnikov recently did not go anywhere and lived in Kiev. The murder occurred near his house.
A relative also said that lately Kalashnikov had been threatened with physical violence for political views, in particular for the call to widely celebrate the 70th anniversary of the victory in the Great Patriotic War.
Also he sent messages with relevant threats.
According to the relative, the murder occurred around 8:00 pm in the Vinogradar (Podolsky district) in the house where Kalashnikov lived.
"He went up to the 8th floor, and was killed by a shot from a firearm," said the source.
At the noise of shots, my wife ran out and called police officers who are currently working at the scene of the event.