Live In Kiev on the Khreshchatyk set fire to the store Roshen (updated)Photo: the Informant Kiev

This is the second case in the capital for a day

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In the center of Kiev on Khreschatyk street was set on fire the premises of chocolate Roshen store.

About it reports Kyiv online on his page in Facebook.

“Information on casualties and the cause of the fire is established”, – stated in the message.



As reported by the Informant, the time of the fire noticed at 15:10. According to eyewitnesses, in a shop window threw the explosion of package. Due to the explosion no one was hurt and the fire was extinguished by store employees with a hand extinguisher.

In a press-service of national police announced the arrest of a man who threw a container of an incendiary mix in a shop window.

“During working off of the territory of the police exposed and arrested a 53-year-old resident of the capital. He was taken to police headquarters for questioning,” – said in the message.

The issue of opening of criminal proceedings.

It is worth noting that this is the second case in the capital for a day. Sunday, 17 March, late in the Obolon district of Kiev unknown set fire to the store Roshen.

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On the first occasion, the incident qualified under part 2 of article 194 of the UCU deliberate destruction or damage of property by arson. The sanction of article prescribes punishment in the form of deprivation of liberty for a term from 3 to 15 years.

In gschs reported that the fire originated on the front wall outside the building. As a result of ignition were damaged insulation on an area of 2 sq. m.

As previously reported by the Focus:

  • February 15, in the residential area of Pozniaky (Kiev) Roshen shop also started the fire.
  • Friday, 15 February, in Kiev there was a fire in one of the premises of the National aviation University.
  • Prior to this, the evening of February 13 in the Dneprovsky district of Kiev, a fire broke out in the market, “Livoberezhna”.