The police of Nikolaev detained a suspect in the murder of the scientist and researcher of the Holodomor Nicholas Shytyka. About it reports a press-service of the police.
The suspect was 25-the summer inhabitant of the Nikolaev area. He was arrested near the residence. Now investigators find out circumstances of incident.
Earlier it was reported that on 1 September, the police received a message stating that the apartment on Central Ave. a man is found dead with signs of violent death. On the body of 65-year-old victim, the experts found numerous stab wounds to the neck, back and chest.
Sought after events, was detained at a stop of public transport.
“Now 25-year-old man detained in order St. 208 criminal procedure code of Ukraine. According to him, the fatal stab wounds he inflicted to the victim because of suddenly arisen quarrel on the basis of personal relationships. It is also known that the scene the offender took away some things of the victim, which was later disposed of at their discretion”, – stated in the message.
Is now under investigation in criminal proceedings under part 2 St. 115 criminal code of Ukraine “Premeditated murder”, which sanction prescribes punishment of imprisonment for up to fifteen years to life imprisonment.