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 Three policemen severely injured in grenade explosion while detaining suspect in Berdiansk, police chief says. PHOTO

Three police officers received severe shrapnel injuries in Berdiansk, the Zaporizhia region, as the suspect they were trying to apprehend detonated a grenade.

This was said by Chief of the National Police of Ukraine Serhii Kniaziev, Censor.NET reports.

"It’s a very dangerous job. Three criminal investigation officers carried out operation to locate and apprehend an alleged criminal in Berdiansk, the Zaporizhia region, around 9 a.m. today. The perpetrator used grenade against the law enforcers who came to arrest him. Three policemen received severe shrapnel wounds. Unfortunately, I have to admit that the safety of our citizens is often ensured at the cost of health and lives of the police officers," Kniaziev wrote on social media.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/p3045738