“Such conclusion was made by the investigators after receiving of the results of the explosives engineering expert study. The study was held by the experts of Kyiv Research and Development Institute of Forensic Analysis of the Justice Ministry of Ukraine,” the message said.
According to the conclusion of the experts, the evidence confiscated during the search of the suspect is the diluted industrially manufactured claymore shaped plastic bodied, directional type of anti-personnel mine MON-50.
The police noted that the experts found the remainings of the explosive made on the basis of the hexogen were found in the corps of the mine. This material was in the basis of the self-made explosive devices used for the attempted murder of the entrepreneur from Kosovo and for detonation of the car of Pavlo Sheremet.
The experts also found the mixed biological traces inside the item. Additionally, the experts will establish their affiliation.
Besides, it is reported that the suspect refused to explain the origin and aim of storing the confiscated item. Moreover, the detainee refuses from holding of the scaling experiments and he refuses to testify.
As we reported National police detained the persons of interests in case of the murder of journalist Pavlo Sheremet. They also notified on suspicion.
Kyiv Pechersk District Court chose a preventive measure for Yulia Kuzmenko in the form of the detention for two months.
Pechersk district court of Kyiv chose the restrictive measure in the form of the 24-hour house arrest for military nurse Yana Duhar.
Ukrainian journalist Pavlo Sheremet was killed in Kyiv in the morning of July 20, 2016. The car he was driving exploded in the city’s downtown. The vehicle belonged to his civilian wife, Editor-in-Chief of Ukrainska Pravda outlet Olena Prytula; she was not in the car at the moment. The Ukrainian police qualified the explosion as intentional homicide. Then Ukraine’s Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko assumed the murder could be the part of some ‘greater plan’, perhaps designed by the Kremlin. The key version of Sheremet’s murder was his professional activity.