The Spanish police arrested the suspect of murder vice-the prime minister of the Crimea Alexander Safontsev.
About it reports AFP on Friday, September 11, transfers the UNIAN.
According to agency, 33 - the summer citizen of Ukraine Oleg Yeremeyev was arrested on Thursday, September 10, in the city of Las - Palmas, an administrative center of the Spanish island Gran - Kanariya.
Details of detention aren't reported.
The native of Kerch is suspected of what he was the direct performer of custom-made murder of Alexander Safontsev which was perfect on February 5, 1998.
According to the Ukrainian consequence, Yeremeyev put a bomb with remote control in a ballot box on "Tavriya's" located near Simferopol the camp site. At explosion Alexander Safontsev got numerous severe wounds and later died in hospital.
AFP with reference to the Interpol reports that Oleg Yeremeyev, some years being in the international wanted list, repeatedly avoided arrests as constantly I changed the location, in particular, being employed by the sailor on various trade vessels.
The agency doesn't specify when Yeremeyev will be given out to the Ukrainian authorities.
In Ukraine about disclosure of the criminal case which has received a big resonance, it was declared in 2005. The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine declared that murder Crimean vice-the prime minister was organized by Kerch criminal group.
20 persons involved in business were detained, from them three were condemned. The Ukrainian investigators then declared that for it customers are known, but their names aren't sounded still.
On August 24 this year representing the new head of militia ARE the Crimea, the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Yury Lutsenko told that Gennady Moskal's arrival to this position will give an impulse to investigation of resonant crimes of last years.
"All (affairs) will be resumed, beginning from (murder) of the first vice-the prime minister Safontsev and finishing execution in "Interklube" in Kerch", - the Russian assured then.