It became known that on Thursday around 21:40 the man with the bat attacked the Governor when he came to his house. The mayor resisted and tried to detain the attacker, but the attacker managed to escape.
The attack was confirmed to journalists by the official. Mr Sharypov, the mayor of the Russian city of Ivanovo, the attack happened near his home on Thursday, February 14. Currently the mayor is in the hospital.
In the regional Department of the Ministry of interior explained that the attack Sharypov received injuries, not dangerous for life. On the given fact criminal case as regards 1 article 213 of the criminal code (“Hooliganism”), looking for a suspect by the police.
Mr Sharypov has been in office since November of 2016. He’s 34, he’s the youngest mayor in the city’s history. Local media reported that he commutes to work by Bicycle and public transport, and also characterized him as “tough enough leader.”
Earlier it was reported that the head of the branch of the public organization “Center of counteraction of corruption” in Voskresensk, Moscow region Dmitry Mushrooms died 11 February after beating unknown. This was announced by the Chairman of the Council of the organization Viktor Kostromin.
He said that Gribova the night before was attacked by several masked men. A man came to visit elderly mother. It all happened in front of neighbors, right in the entrance of masked men beat him with metal rods. The witness was a local resident, he threatened to call the police, then fled unknown.