The Sector for Internal Affairs Skopje (SVR) has submitted three new notifications about several individuals at the Public Prosecutor’s Office (OJO) regarding the investigation into the violence that occurred at the Parliament of the Republic of Macedonia last Thursday.
The notifications were sent after the video footage from the security cameras at Parliament were reviewed and the showed the people who participated in the removal of the blockade of the Parliament’s front gate on the inner side, said the Ministry of Interior today.
On Sunday, SVR Skopje filed criminal charges against 15 people. They are charged with criminal acts of participating in a group that prevented an official in carrying out his duty and participating in a group that committed a felony.
Previously OJO Skopje requested a central warrant to take into custody all of the 15 suspects.
On the 30th of April 2017, eight people were arrested, and were taken before a judge for preliminary proceedings, who ruled that they be taken into custody for 8 days, one person was placed under home arrest, and two people were given cautionary measures.
The MOI added that SVR Skopje, in coordination with OJO Skopje, is continuing intensively to work on further identification of people who were participants in the violence that occurred on the 27th of April.