"Bobrovnyk died in his own car yesterday around 2:30 p.m.," she said.
According to preliminary findings, it was a natural death. Vashchenko said that the actual cause of death will be established by forensic examination.
The law enforcers initiated criminal proceedings into the incident while having specified no article "to avoid misleading the public."
Bobrovnyk handled cases of suspended State Fiscal Service Chief Roman Nasirov, former MP Mykola Martynenko, Chairwoman of the State Audit Service Lidia Havrylova, and runaway lawmaker Oleksandr Onyshchenko. He also handled many cases initiated by the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU).