A former head of the Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyy district state administration, Volodymyr Zinchenko, who was suspected of wounding MP Oleksandr Urbanskyy, has been found hanged in his home in Odesa Region.
The regional police said on its website that the body of a 62-year-old man was found hanging in his home.
Police are treating the case as a suicide. There were no signs of violence on the body or ransacking in the house.
In May, police detained Zinchenko on suspicion of wounding a former head of the Odesa regional council, Oleksandr Urbanskyy. During a conflict, Zinchenko shot the MP in the leg.