Blast rocks Odessa

A hand grenade went off in Odessa on the night of September 17.

18 September 2015 11:46

On the site of the blast, which occurred at 94 Novoberegova Street at 11.50 a.m., police and bomb disposal personnel recovered a grenade safety pin.

An investigation into the blast is currently ongoing.

No people have been reported injured in the blast.

A criminal probe has been launched into the blast pursuant to Article 296, Section 4 (hooliganism) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, which prescribes a punishment of 3 to 7 years in prison.