Former Kiev Mayor offers 25,000 GEL assistance to family of fallen Georgian police officer
07 April, 2015
Former Kiev Mayor offers 25,000 GEL assistance to family of fallen Georgian police officer
Former Mayor of Kiev Leonid Chernovetsky, currently living in Georgia, has offered the murdered police officer’s family 25,000 Lari.

"I do not think this assistance will be seen as excessive, considering that the officer had been honestly performing his duties and protected his fellow citizens from offenders and criminals.

I express my sympathy to his family and express my deep sorrow.

I have repeatedly stated in Georgian and Ukra
inian media that the Georgian police force is one of the best in the world. They are professionals and patriots of their country and they sacrifice their lives for the safety of citizens.

I have lived in many countries, but public safety in Georgia is at the highest level. That’s why I decided to live in Georgia and I built a house here,”Leonid Chernovetsky said.

According to the Ministry, Beka Margishvili and Valerian Grdzelishvili were on duty the evening of April 4, during which they stopped one individual, Shalva Abuladze for a routine check. The man suddenly opened fire on the officers and fled the scene.
Both officers were wounded in the shootout.

Beka Margishvili died in hospital of his injuries. Valerian Grdzelishvili remains in hospital.
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