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Two suspects arrested in Palush Sokoli's case

27 June 2013

On the order of the EULEX prosecutor, the Kosovo Police in Peja/Pec arrested today two suspects in the investigation into the murder of Palush Sokoli in 1999.

Palush Sokoli, who was handicapped, was allegedly taken from his house in 1999 and later found dead at a place called “Kulla i Ministerit” in the Peja/Pec region. His body was exhumed in February of this year. The autopsy performed at the Department of Forensic Medicine found signs of a shot injury.

The case is being investigated by a mixed team of EULEX and Kosovo prosecutors.