As a result of these events in the Odesa penal colony, four workers of the colony were injured, they received medical treatment. There are no dead. This was reported by regional police.
“In order to stabilize the situation, the staff made of representatives of various security structures was created. The situation is now completely under control of law enforcement officers. The instigators of the riots are isolated, while negotiations are held with the prisoners,” the message reads.
Police began criminal proceedings under Article 392 (actions that disrupt the work of penitentiary institutions) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.