"On November 15 as a result of careless handling of the weapon the serviceman of conscription service 28-й the separate mechanized crew 6-го the army case of Land forces of VS of Ukraine the soldier A. Morozov got a mortal gunshot wound". This news flew literally about all Ukrainian mass media. As it appeared, the lost Anton Morozov - our fellow countryman, from Nikolaev, the inhabitant of the Ship area. On April 24 they together with the brother Alexey were called on conscription service by Ship RVK of Nikolaev.
However, today to us to edition there arrived the father of the victim, Alexander Alekseevich Morozov together with the son Alexey - the twin brother of the victim serving with it in one part, moreover, become, practically, as the witness of his death.
As the father of the victim told, no careless handling of the weapon existed - his son was shot by the person on duty on crew captain V. Karpov. From the story of the father and the brother of the lost soldier, the situation turned out following. Soon after a release the captain Karpov came into barracks and proceeded in office. In a few minutes on its team the person on duty, Anton Morozov there came. Still after a while the captain caused in office and the man on duty - the brother Anton Morozov, Alexey. As Alexey Morozov told, having entered into office, he saw such picture: the brother stands at attention before the captain, at the last in hands Makarov's organic gun, the trunk is sent to a floor, the captain periodically clicks "empty" a cock. After Alexey entered, the gun was immediately directed on it, and the captain Karpov asked: "Well as, you aren't afraid? ". Then sent the soldier to make to him coffee. Alexey left - and literally in 15 seconds heard a shot. It rushed back in office - and in the doorway faced Karpov in which hand there was a gun. In office he saw a terrible show - on a floor the breathless corpse of his brother with a bullet wound in the right temple lay.Alexey heard as the captain Karpov phones to someone: "Come immediately here, I unintentionally shot the soldier! ". Minutes through ten, Alexey testifies, the barracks were captivated by lieutenant colonels and colonels, then there arrived the staff of military prosecutor's office.
As Alexey Morozov told, the captain Karpov was distinguished from other officers with inhuman treatment with the military personnel of conscription service. Besides, he quite often liked to frighten soldiers of a service weapon.
The father of the victim, Alexander Morozov, reported that will reach any instances to punish responsible for death of the son especially as business already now try "to hush up", representing incident as accident.
Today the lost Anton Morozov's body deliver to Nikolaev. At 12.00 a funeral will take place.
In turn, command of crew and military prosecutor's office of the Southern region commented on this fact.
As the senior assistant to the military prosecutor of the Southern region of Ukraine the colonel of justice Eduard Pleshko reported, the military prosecutor's office of the Odessa garrison upon death of the serviceman 28-й the separate mechanized crew brought criminal case according to Art. 414 of UK of Ukraine (careless handling of the weapon).
- Right after this emergency in military unit the group of investigators of prosecutor's office of the Odessa garrison headed by the military prosecutor the colonel of justice Vladimir Petrunenko by whom after carrying out survey of a scene, clarification of circumstances of death of the serviceman and carrying out initial investigative actions the decision on initiation of legal proceedings on Art. 414 of UK of Ukraine was made left, - the colonel of justice Eduard Pleshko noted.
It also informed that now the course of investigation of this criminal case is under personal control of the military prosecutor of the Southern region of Ukraine the general - the major of justice Nikolay Feshchuk, and прокурорско - investigative workers all necessary actions for check of storage conditions of the weapon in military unit are accepted by group.
- Employees of military prosecutor's office of the Southern region of Ukraine are ready to report about results of investigation on this criminal case in addition, - the colonel of justice Eduard Pleshko emphasized.
The commander 28-й the separate Guards mechanized crew the colonel Igor Oleynik:
- Concerning the fact of death of the serviceman of connection soldier Anton Morozov I can explain that, according to preliminary data, there was a case of careless handling of the weapon and ammunition during service. It occurred on Sunday evening, about 22 hours in a barracks arrangement where the military personnel lives. Criminal case on ч.2 articles 414 UK "Weapon Handling Violation of the Rules, and also with Substances and the Subjects Constituting Increased Danger to People Around" was at once brought.
- The soldier Anton Morozov fulfilled duties of the person on duty on a battalion. During communication with the person on duty by part which had a weapon - the gun PM... It is unambiguously possible to claim that the death of the soldier was caused by wound in the head from this weapon. Parents of the serviceman arrived approximately in 3 hours after there was this case. There arrived the father with the sister. Also in our connection, in the same division Anton's brother serves. They examined facts of the case.
Investigators of Military prosecutor's office of the Odessa garrison now are engaged in investigation of this incident. Their conclusions will allow to receive more detailed information.