Tag: murder
Macedonia 12.05.21 | 22:50

Gunfight in Skopje, one death reported

A gunfight was reported in Skopje’s Butel district, with one fatality. The incident happened near the Sultan restaurant. Albanian language media outlets are reporting about a large police presence in the area. Some outlets have identified the man who was allegedly killed under the initials of K.I....

Macedonia 21.04.21 | 09:24

Man from Struga murdered his wife and then tried to kill himself

A 39 year old man from Struga killed his 34 year old wife yesterday evening, and then tried to kill himself. The murder was perpetrated with a knife, at the home of friends of the couple where the two were visiting. Police informed that the woman was found dead at the scene, and the man badly injured...

Macedonia 05.03.21 | 09:06

Double murder in Topansko Pole, victims killed with Kalashnikov, attackers on the run

Shootings disturbed the citizens of the Skopje settlement Topansko Pole early this morning, and two people were killed in the shooting. According to unofficial information, around 3 o’clock in the morning, two people who were sitting in a parked vehicle were shot and killed with a Kalashnikov,...

Macedonia 04.03.21 | 19:16

Family of Macedonian boy killed for protecting his bike forced to face the killer during a reenactment

Seven years after the murder of 18 year old Angel Petkovski, the family had to face off the killer, Naser Eshtrefi (20 at the time) for reconstruction of the murder. The case which heightened ethnic tensions in Skopje’ Gjorce district, since Angel was Macedonian and Naser – an Albanian, is...

Macedonia 04.03.21 | 18:39

Gostivar prosecutors file charges against the man who killed his wife with an axe

The man from Gostivar who killed his wife with an axe in September is finally facing criminal charges. Prosecutors asked the court to keep the 67 year old man in detention as the charges were presented before the court. According to the charges, the man was feuding with his 60 year old wife for a longer...

Macedonia 01.01.21 | 10:39

Albania: Macedonian citizen kills partner, her sister

Albanian police arrested a citizen of Macedonia, Perparim Ademi, for the murder of two women in Tirana. Ademi killed his partner Kristina Bardhi and her sister Zaneta Metani. The killings, perpetrated with a firearm, were reportedly carried out before two minors. Bardhi wanted to leave Ademi (59), which...

Macedonia 04.12.20 | 10:32

Attempted murder – suicide in Kavadarci

An elderly man from the village of Sivec near Kavadarci attempted to kill his wife and them committed suicide yesterday. Police found the 84 year old woman with serious injuries. Her 73 year old husband, who cared for his sick wife for years, tried to kill her as his health also began to deteriorate....

Macedonia 15.10.20 | 16:57

Man stabbed to death during a mass fight in Prilep

A person was killed in Prilep during a fight yesterday evening, which had to be broken up with warning shots by the police. The incident occurred in the low income Trizla part of Prilep. The police is still determining the reason for the incident and have said that it involved two groups of men, some...

Macedonia 27.08.20 | 22:20

Macedonian citizen arrested after the murder of a gay couple in Malta

Maltese police arrested Macedonian citizen Viktor Dragomanski, who worked on security in a hotel, under the suspicion of involvement in the murder of a gay couple a week ago. Dragomanski was arrested along with an Albanian citizen. The police believes it was an attempted robbery that went badly, but...

Macedonia 14.08.20 | 10:31

Man killed in front of his family during an armed robbery near Skopje

A horrific murder was perpetrated in a village east of Skopje yesterday evening. Two masked men armed with pistols entered into the home of 49-year old I.A. in Indzikovo, while he was with his wife and other relatives. The attackers ordered everybody on the ground and sought money from I.A. After he...

Macedonia 05.07.20 | 13:08

Mass knife and gun fight in a village near Skopje – one killed, three injured

A man was killed and at least three were injured in a mass gun and knife fight that erupted yesterday evening in a restaurant in the village of Batinci, south-east of Skopje. Police said that the incident began as a heated argument, and at one point knives and guns were drawn. The casualty is S.P. (29),...

Macedonia 18.05.20 | 15:49

Body found in a shallow grave near Skopje was of a murder victim

The man whose body was found near the village of Gorna Matka, west of Skopje, was murdered, the police confirmed. The body was found in a shallow grave in a desolate place. Wild animals dug up parts of the body, and it was found by hikers. Police forensics teams determined that he was killed with a gunshot...

Macedonia 30.04.20 | 10:16

Husband kills wife in Aracinovo

A 40 year old man from Aracinovo was arrested for killing his 36 year old wife. The incident occurred on Tuesday afternoon. The police has not yet revealed the reason for the murder or the way it was perpetrated.

Macedonia 13.04.20 | 20:09

Son stabs his father to death in Skopje

Skopje police confirmed the media reports that a son killed his father yesterday evening, near the main clinic center. The 24 year old killer has reportedly acted violently against his father in the past, and had a lng running dispute. The attack was perpetrated with a knife, with multiple stab wounds,...

Macedonia 15.02.20 | 15:54

Struga police files charges against the killers of notorious mafia boss Dilaver Bojku – Leku

Struga police issued criminal charges against two men suspected of killing notorious prostitution boss Dilaver Bojku – Leku. The two were named as K.L. (33), who is suspected of killing Bojku, and his accomplice E.O. (39), both from the village of Livada near Struga. Bojku (58) was gunned down...

Macedonia 20.12.19 | 21:52

Family dispute resulted in murder in Skopje

A family dispute resulted in a murder and a serious injury today in Skopje’s Taftalidze district. The incident erupted between V.S. (55) and his brother in law S.D. (55) and his son F.D. (25). V.S. fired his pistol at both men, killing S.D. at the spot and wounding his son in the right leg. The...

World 02.12.19 | 10:14

Ukrainian lawmaker’s son killed in attack in Kiev

Unknown gunmen opened fire at the car of a local lawmaker in the center of Ukrainian capital of Kiev on Sunday, killing his three-year old son, a police source said, Reuters reports. Vyacheslav Sobolev, a businessman and Kiev regional council lawmaker was at wheel of the car when it was attacked, said...

Macedonia 29.11.19 | 15:22

Murder or self defense? – Prosecutors take Granpa Ljube before the Appeals Court

State prosecutors from Kumanovo are appealing on the exculpatory verdict for 79-year old Ljubomir Mitev, who shot dead one of the intruders who attacked him and his wife in their village home. Mitev, who became known across Macedonia as Granpa Ljube, was found not guilty earlier this month, as the court...

Macedonia 27.11.19 | 15:19

Girl charged over the murder of Pino Secondo denies any involvement

Angela Georgievska (22), who is on trial for her role in the murder of 26 year old Pino Secondo in Skopje, declared herself not guilty and said that she feels no remorse since she was not involved in the case. Georgievska is suspected of inspiring the murder, as part of a love triangle with Secondo and...

Macedonia 15.11.19 | 16:52

Pino Secondo’s mother storms out of the courthouse after judge postpones the murder trial

Maja Trpkovska, the mother of Pino Secondo who was killed in Skopje in 2018, angrily left the courthouse today during the first hearing, after judge Lidija Raicevic had it postponed. The lawyer for the defense Elenko Milanov said that he requires more time to prepare as the only received the case four...

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