In the Lviv region vandals beheaded the monument to Taras Shevchenko

KYIV, 12 Feb — RIA Novosti. Unknown repulsed and stole the head of the monument to Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchenko in Lviv region, reported the press service of the regional Department of the National police of Ukraine.

“The eleventh of February at 13:40 (14:40 GMT) in the University police Department received a report that a city Park unknown recaptured the item from the monument to Shevchenko. <…> The police found that the attackers repelled from the head of the sculpture and kidnapped her” — said in a posted on Facebook a statement to the police.

I worked at a place is investigative-task force. A criminal case under article “destruction, destruction or damage of monuments of history or culture”, which sanction provides till five years of imprisonment.