According to the Department of Communications in the Dnipropetrovsk region, a 38-year-old employee of delivery service "Nova Poshta" committed suicide by blowing himself up with, according to preliminary data, a grenade RGD-5.

The tragedy occurred today, Dec. 15 at 11:30 a.m. in Berezinskaya Street.

Bomb-disposal experts and investigative team of the Industrial Police Dnipropetrovsk immediately arrived at the scene.

Criminal proceedings have been launched under Part 1, Section 115 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine with an additional legal qualification of "suicide."