Kuciak and his girlfriend Martina Kusnirova was shot dead in his home in February last year. It happened while Kuciak examined the links between the Slovak government and the Italian mafia. The murder caused great anger in the Slovak republic and after the massive protests, resigned prime minister Robert Fico.
barely a month ago was charged Marian Kocner, a fastighetsmagnat who is reported to have good contacts within the government, of having ordered the murder.
in Addition to the man who is reported to have acknowledged to have three people been held in custody in the case since October.