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An Unknown Person Seized A Bus With Passengers In Ukrainian Lutsk

An Unknown Person Seized A Bus With Passengers In Ukrainian Lutsk

A man with explosives and weapons seized a bus with passengers in Lutsk, according to the police of the Volyn region.

According to the police, there are about 20 passengers on the bus.

The operational plan "Hostage" was introduced in the region. The territory of the city center is closed to ensure the safety of citizens.

According to the chief of police of the Volyn region Yuri Kroshko, there is no information about the victims yet.

"So far, we only see damage in the bus itself," he said, which was broadcast by the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine on the Facebook page.

According to the regional police chief, the man who seized the bus posted his demands on Twitter.

"Now, the social network is being monitored. No requirements are covered in his account, just General phrases, dissatisfaction with the system, and it is not specified which one. We are still studying and trying to negotiate. We call, he did not pick up the phone again to clarify the requirements," - said Kroshko.

The identity of the attacker is checked. He gave his name, but the police are checking to see if such a person exists.