Ukrainian authorities They have arrested a person for the attempted robbery of a mural Painted by the artist Banksy in Gostomel, in kyiv. “A group of people have tried to steal a Banksy graffiti. They have cut out the image from the wall of a house that had been destroyed by the Russians,” explains the head of the Kiev Region Military Administration, Oleksii Kuleba, about the event. in a message he posted on Telegram.
The suspect was arrested at the scene of the crime. “I thank the Police and the Army for their quick response“, Kuleba has indicated while ensuring that the graffiti has not been damaged and stressing that there are agents investigating what has happened. Meanwhile, what to do with the work that has been separated from the wall is being studied. Kuleba has said: “I want to emphasize that Banksy’s works in the Kiev region are protected by the Police. After all, these images are a symbol of our fight against the enemy. They are testimony to the support and solidarity with Ukraine from the entire civilized world” and stresses that “we will do everything possible to preserve these works of street art, symbol of our future victory”.
Apparently, those responsible for the event in which an attempt was made steal a Banksy graffiti They are a group of people whose identities are unknown. “A group of people have tried to steal a Banksy graffiti. They have cut out the image from the wall of a house that had been destroyed by the Russians,” explained the head of the Kiev Region Military Administration, Oleksii Kuleba. This fact has happened in Gostomel, kyiv. One of the suspects has been arrested in the same place where the events occurred.