The head of the SBU of the Kirovograd region Nakonechny was found dead

11:29 21 August Kyiv, Ukraine

In Kropyvnytskyi, the head of the SBU department in the Kirovograd region Alexander Nakonechny was found dead. This was reported on Sunday, August 21, by the local publication "Grechka" with reference to the head of the press service of the SBU, Yulia Tkach.

"The SBU and the SBI are studying all the circumstances of the death of the head of the security service in the Kirovograd region. After the information is collected in full and analyzed, we will inform the public. We express our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Alexander Semenovich Nakonechny," Yulia Tkach said.

In turn, Andrei Lavrus, a deputy of the Kropyvnytskyi District Council, wrote on Telegram that Alexander Nakonechny had committed suicide.

"Sources in law enforcement agencies confirmed the information and provided details. According to the preliminary version, the colonel was at the place of residence and fired one shot in the head from a pistol. He died on the spot from the gunshot wound," Lavrus wrote.

It is known that Alexander Nakonechny served as the head of the SBU department in the Kirovograd region since January 2021. Prior to that, he served in counterintelligence for two years and worked for more than ten years in the department for combating corruption and organized crime in the Kiev department of the SBU.

Earlier, 76-year-old FSB Major General Yevgeny Lobachev was found dead in Moscow. The body was found in the stairwell of the house, next to it lay a Tokarev self-loading pistol.