19-year-old arrested for firing bullets at Shkodra Municipal Police Chief
Ilirjan Hasanaj, 19-year-old who fired bullets in the direction of the car where the director of the municipal police of Malësia e Madhe, Mentor Hasanaj, was traveling, has been arrested.
As a result of the assassination, Mentor Hasanaj was injured together with his father, Xhelal Hasanaj. Hasanaj's wife also traveled with the two injured, fortunately without injuries.
A few days ago, the father of 19-year-old Arben Hasanaj, a former police officer, returned to Albania and appealed to the boy to surrender, while declaring to the media that he would respond to both the boy and the injured persons.
The event took place on October 11 at around 12:30, on the road axis Shkodër-Malësi e Madhe, at the roundabout of "5 Heroes", where the 19-year-old shot with a firearm and seriously injured 39-year-old Mentor Hasanaj resident in Grudë Fushë, Malësi e Madhe, acting head of the Malësi e Madhe Municipal Police and his father Xhelal Hasanaj, 74 years old.
After the event, the license plateless motorcycle that the 19-year-old used in the assassinations, a spacesuit and other items were found. The motorcycle was found in the place called Livadhe, between the plots with trees, a few meters away from the place where the attack took place.