Arrest in northern Kosovo

11 April 2014

Today Task Force Mitrovica (TFM) assisted by EULEX Police, executed an international arrest warrant issued by INTERPOL for a 32 year old individual in Zupče/Zupç, northern Kosovo. The arrested suspect was taken to EULEX Mitrovica Logbase for further questioning. The arrest warrant was requested by UNMIK in 2011.

The arrest was conducted as part of an ongoing murder investigation, involving the suspected criminal offences of Aggravated Murder, Attempted Aggravated Murder, Unauthorized Ownership, Control, Possession of Weapons and Obstructing Official Persons in Performing Official Duties.

The murder charges relate to the murder of KP officer Enver Zymberi on 26th July, 2011 and the attack on the KP convoy in which he was travelling at the time he was murdered.