On October 6, a corpse was found in a village in Lunka village, Chernivtsi region, according to the regional police press service.
The body was removed from the water by the State Emergency Service staff.
"The age of the man is about 20-30 years. The body showed signs of violent death - traumatic brain injury and connected hands. To determine the cause of death, the body of the deceased was sent for forensic examination," - said in a press release.Upon opening criminal proceedings under part 1 of Art. 115 (premeditated murder) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, a pre-trial investigation is currently underway.
Police are still identifying the person, the circumstances of the murder and the perpetrators who may be involved.