Gunmen seized the building of the prosecutor's office in Lysychansk, Luhansk region, early on Wednesday.
The Novosti Donbassa online newspaper, citing law enforcement officers, reported that the invaders broke into the building of the prosecutor's office at about 3 a.m. "About two dozen men armed with assault rifles entered the building. They surrounded the building and then penetrated into the premises," the police said. In the morning prosecutors took their things from the offices. The invaders remained in the building and put those on duty. They took no hostages.