Hura’s bodyguard fired back at the attacker with his rubber bullet handgun after which the latter threatened to detonate a grenade.
According to lawmaker’s bodyguard Volodymyr, a certain Mykola Honchar fired twice to Hura’s chest and head.
Honchar was taken to the third emergency care hospital in Cherkasy after he lost consciousness. The EOD squad of the local police inspected the office and found Hura's body and two grenades.
Sources in the hospital told local online news outlet Zmi.ck.ua, that the attacker was stabilized. His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.