“Davidenko’s body was recently found with a gunshot wound in his office. The body was found by the janitor, there was a gun next to him,” the statement said.
According to Kiva, the circumstances surrounding the death of the MP are being clarified.
Police also confirmed the incident. The signal was received at 18:30 in the evening. The body was found in the toilet, with a gunshot wound to the head.
Investigators are working at the site. Police and prosecutors are checking all possible versions of the tragedy. The recordings from the video surveillance cameras are being studied.
The main version being worked on is suicide. It is possible that this is a murder staged as a suicide.
From May 2013 to March 2014, Davidenko was Deputy Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine. After the early elections in 2014, he became an MP.
Davidenko was a member of the Verkhovna Rada’s Economic Development Committee, as well as a member of the international relations groups with the Czech Republic, Hungary, Brazil, the UAE and Argentina.