The man, police seized in Poltava, has released hostages, reported news portal "Public" citing a source.

On Thursday, police in Poltava region said that the man tried to stop a stolen car, threatening to detonate a grenade, it leads the negotiations. Later the man took in hostages of the chief of criminal investigation Department of the main Directorate of the national police of Poltava region and left with him in the law enforcement car.

The main requirement of men is to avoid criminal liability.

"According to "Public," the man released his hostage and fled to the woods in reshetylivs’ke district. He is wanted by the police," – according to the website.