Mitrovica - Police in Mitrovica confirmed Friday they have arrested the suspect, as possible perpetrators of the murder that happened a day earlier in the village of Selac in Shala, and as well his brother.
According to police spokesman, Besim Hoti, his arrest was conducted without incident during the search of his house in the village Selac, where his brother (31) was also arrested, and both of them were ordered 48 hour police custody.
A weapon -type "AK-47" which is believed to be used, is seized as part of exhibits.
The lifeless body of the victim is sent to the Institute of Forensic Medicine in Pristina by the public prosecutor's order for autopsy, and police investigators are awaiting the official report of forensic experts.
The incident took place Thursday at around 15:00 p.m., when 34-year-old Xhemajl Murati received a mortal injury in the leg by a firearm. The motives of this criminal act are believed to be connected with a dispute between the parties related to the grazing of livestock.
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