Police detained a few people suspected of murdering Vitaliy Oleshko, ex-participant of ATO, in Berdyansk, as Vyacheslav Abroskin, First Deputy Head of the National Police, said, the website of National Police Central Administration in Zaporizhia region reports.
“Police detained a few more individuals for other felonies and grave offences which are suspected of being involved in the commission of a high-profile murder. As I promised the wife of the killed, the one who ordered the murder and the organizers will be identified, detained and prosecuted,” Abroskin said.
He also noted that earlier five people were detained, all the suspects are detained in custody.
As we reported earlier, two gunshot wounds took the life of Vitaliy Oleshko, the former volunteer fighter of Donbas battalion and the active participant in Donbas conflict. A gunfire attack occurred in the southeastern city of Berdiansk.
Oleshko was shot dead in the yard of a local hotel, in front of his wife. Andriy Madzharov, who later uploaded a video on his social network account confirmed that the man sustained two wounds to his back; the killer used a shotgun.
Later it was reported that the shooter who killed Vitaliy 'Sarmat' Oleshko is the former fighter of Tornado volunteer battalion. The convict, formerly the sniper of the unit, may face the life imprisonment for this particular crime.