Prosecutor brings charges against Kočner in the Kuciak murder case

Apart from Kočner, three other people were formally charged.

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The Special Prosecutor’s Office filed charges against Marian Kočner and another three people in the murder case of investigative reporter Ján Kuciak and his fiancée Martina Kušnírová on October 21.

The information was provided to the TASR newswire by the spokesperson of the Special Prosecutor’s Office, Jana Tökölyová.

The three others charged have been identified as Alena Zsuzová, Miroslav Marček, and Tomáš Szabó.

Zoltán Andruskó, who is also suspected of taking part in the murders, has cooperated with the investigators since shortly after he was detained. He made an agreement about his guilt and punishment on October 18.

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