Press secretary of National Police in Lugansk Region Tetyana Pogukay has reported that the Mayor of Starobilsk Volodymyr Zhyvaga was found seriously wounded last night and died on the way to the hospital. He was a member of Party of Regions before.
Here is a report posted by Tetyana Pogukay at her Facebook page
We just got information that the Mayor of Starobilsk Volodymyr Zhyvaga died in the ambulance vehicle, he was seriously wounded in the head. Security found Voldymyr Zhyvaga on the ground at 22:00 while paroling the territory of Starobilsk City Hall.
Volodymyr Zhyvaga was elected as a Mayor of Starobilsk during local elections in October 25 2015, he got 31.1% of the votes. He was a member of “Nash Kray” political party. The leaders of the Party are former members of Party of Regions. Volodymyr Zhyvaga was previously elected as a Deputy of Lugansk Regional Council twice, he was a member of Party of Regions at that time. His data is still available at the website of Lugansk Regional Council here www.oblrada.lg.ua