Main suspect in murder of brother of Aida Salyanova detained in Bishkek


The main suspect of the murder of the brother of Aida Salyanova Ulan was detained in Bishkek, as reported by the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.

At present the suspect is in temporary detention centre.

”The 29-year-old E.O., a resident of Bishkek was detained on Wednesday night. When detained, he was found with material evidence — a Makarov pistol with erased numbers and three magazines with 17 cartridges. The weapons were confiscated with ammunition for examination. The detainee has confessed. Currently, investigative measures are being conducted to detain the remaining participants in the crime,” the ministry informed.

Ulan Salyanov was killed in his house on November 5. Earlier, some media reported that this case may remain undisclosed, since it involved police officers. This information was not confirmed in the Ministry of Internal Affairs.

Reported by Aida Dzhumashova for