“The cord is tightening” around the person who allegedly managed to fatally stab 29-year-old Michalis Katsouri last Monday night, after the coordinated attack by Croatian and Greek hooligans outside the AEK stadium in New Philadelphia.

According to police sources, out of the 105 total defendants for the murderous attack, 13 people have been put under the microscope of the authorities

They are 9 Croats, one person from Albania who was found in possession of a folding knife and 3 Greeks.

Tomorrow, the apologies of all the accused included in the case file will begin before the three investigators.

The interviews were scheduled to be done by groups of 10-12 people, to each investigator, per day and are expected to be completed on Sunday.

The prosecution brought against them for the bloody attack outside the AEK stadium includes four felonies and seven misdemeanors, including those of criminal organization, intentional homicide and disturbing the peace

With provisions issued yesterday by the Investigator of the case, genetic material will be taken from the accused in order to identify the perpetrator of the murder of the 29-year-old.

One and unique trauma from a knife was what cost the life of the 29-year-old 29 years old Michalis Katsouriaccording to the forensic report, which confirms the initial findings of the doctors of the hospital, where the unfortunate man was taken.

As it was established by the medical examiner Nikos Kalogrea, who performed the autopsy, the 29-year-old suffered some other blows to his hands, which he apparently received in his attempt to defend himself, but not of particular importance.

The stab wound to the forearm, however, was deep and severed an artery and blood vessel, causing the 29-year-old to die of uncontrollable bleeding.

It is recalled that from the first moment eyewitnesses said that Michalis walked a few tens of meters, but his strength gave up on him, and when an ambulance was found to take him to the hospital it was already too late.

Meanwhile, laboratory investigations continue to identify the perpetrator of the murder.

According to information, the investigation is focused on a small group of hooligans who took part in the bloody incidents.

At the same time, shocking are the documents, which came to the public, from the hooligan’s arsenal, which are accused of murderous attack in New Philadelphia as well as the shots in which the Croatian hooligans crossed the route unmolested from Perissos Station to the stadium of New Philadelphia. Those arrested were in possession of knives, knives, knives and stones.

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ELAS is “dusting off” the security cameras – The next steps

Security cameras are “dusted off” by the police cto find the killer or killers of the 29-year-old Michalis Katsouri outside of Opap Arena in New Philadelphiaon Monday night.

From the morning steps of security are located in the wider area of ​​New Philadelphia up to OAKA, and they are looking for the route taken by the Dinamo Zagreb hooligans. They estimate that in the early phase many of them don’t wear hoods to hide.

Beyond identification, new faces may appear to search, given that many of the approximately 150 Croatian hooligans have not managed to escape to their country.

The second part of the investigations is the EDE which has been started and is being carried out at a rapid pace by the ELAS chief of staff. The order that exists is to give responsibilities where they are, no matter how high they are, with 15 – 20 police officers of all grades to be under the “microscope”. All persons related to the case will be examined. In the laboratories The investigations are also “running” in terms of DNA identification. DNA may lead to the identification of the perpetrator of the murder of 29-year-old Michalis.

At the judicial level, preliminary investigation procedures continue for the 105 arrested hooligans for the murder of the 29-year-old.

By groups of 10-12 people who will be gradually brought before the three investigators from tomorrow Friday until Sunday to obtain the apologies of those arrested for the bloody raid.

Social media searches, phone de-privacy and devices seized from those arrested are expected to help authorities find the killer or killers of the 29-year-old.

It is noted that the indictment for those arrested for the wild incidents in New Philadelphia it’s heavy. The prosecution brought for the bloody attack outside the AEK stadium includes four felonies and seven misdemeanors.

105 people were brought to the Athens prosecutor’s office at noonagainst whom prosecutions were brought for a multitude of criminal offenses and primarily for the offense of criminal organization.

In detail, 105 people are being prosecuted, as one of them is hospitalized while under guard for serious crimes, among which are:

  • Criminal organization
  • Intentional homicide
  • Explosion
  • Possession of explosives
  • Disturbing the public peace
  • Dangerous bodily harm, committed and attempted, jointly and severally
  • Deterioration of foreign property
  • Biofeasance (offense under sports law)
  • Illegal carrying of firearms
  • Weapon use
  • Possession of flares

The investigations into the case are being carried out under the supervision of the head of the Athens Appeals Prosecution, Maria Gane, who is in direct and constant communication with the First Instance prosecutors, in accordance with the order of the Supreme Court prosecutor. Georgia Adelini.