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As result of hostile shelling in Kherson region, woman killed, six civilians wounded – PGO

KYIV. May 4 (Interfax-Ukraine) – As a result of shelling in Kherson region on May 2 and May 3, a woman was killed, and at least six civilians were wounded, the Prosecutor General’s Office (PGO) has said.

"In the period May 2 and 3, 2022, the military personnel of the aggressor country fired artillery at Vysokopilska and Kochubeyivska communities of Kherson region. As a result, a resident of the village of Zahradivka killed. According to preliminary data, at least six civilians received bodily injuries of various nature and severity," the prosecutor’s office said in the statement, the text of which was posted in its Telegram channel on Wednesday.

According to the prosecutor’s office, shelling damaged and destroyed private households.

Under the procedural leadership of Kherson regional prosecutor’s office, a pretrial investigation is carried out in criminal proceedings on violations of the laws and customs of war (parts 1, 2 of Article 438 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine).