KIEV (QHA) -

Based in Kiev due to annexation of Crimea by Russia, the Prosecutor's Office of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea launched a pre-trial investigation into the violent murder of Mumin Aliyeva, a resident of Crimea’s Kirov district.

“Bearing signs of violent death, the body of Mumin Aliyeva, a resident of the village of Izyumovka, was recovered in the Crimean town of Stary Krym on May 29, 2016. After entering the data relevant to the crime in the Unified Register of Pre-Trial Investigation, the Prosecutor's Office of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea initiated a pre-trial investigation into the criminal offense under Section 1 of Article 115 of the Criminal Code (premeditated murder),” says a statement of the Prosecutor's Office’s press service.

The 36-year-old Crimean Tatar was kidnapped and brutally murdered on May 29. Mumin Aliyeva was buried in the village of Izyumovka of Crimea’s Kirov district on May 30.

The Kirov Investigation Department of the Chief Investigation Department of the Russian Investigation Committee in Crimea launched a criminal case under Section 1 of Article 105 of the Criminal Code (homicide).

A31-year-old local resident charged with killing Mumin Aliyeva has been detained by police.

QHA