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Ukrainian Judge Killed In Kyiv

KYIV -- A Ukrainian district court judge has been killed in the capital, Kyiv, RFE/RL's Ukrainian Service reports.

Police found Serhiy Zubkov dead with two gunshot and three stab wounds late on March 21.

Zubkov, 42, of Kyiv's Shevchenko District Court, was attacked around 6 p.m. on Holosiivska Street. Residents called police after they heard gunshots.

Kyiv police officials told journalists a murder investigation has been launched. They say investigators are considering Zubkov's professional activities, problems associated with his personal life, and robbery as possible motives for the killing.

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