The police took control of the place of the Gypsy pogroms in Odessa region

National police took control of the situation in the village Loshchynivka the Odessa region of Ukraine where the day before there were Gypsy pogroms.

“In order to avoid mass riots in the protection of public order in the village Loshchynivka the police arrived with the Main Directorate of the National police in Odessa region employees of operational units. There are active investigations, interrogated all participants in the events. The situation in the village is under control of law enforcement” — said in a statement.

It also clarifies that police officers in “hot pursuit” had solved the murder of 9-year-old girl that occurred 27 Aug. “In the Commission of this crime justified a suspected representative of a Romsky nationality,” — said law enforcement authorities (Roma is one of the Western branches of the Roma (Gypsies).

“After learning about his involvement in the murder of a child representative of the Roma nationality, the gathered villagers began to harm the house where lived the Roma. As a result of their actions one house was set on fire, others damaged the furniture, broken glass. None of the representatives of Roma nationality were not injured.