An 18-year-old Afghan man who took part in the murder of a 21-year-old compatriot on Sunday night, was arrested by authorities after he was located hiding inside a residence in the town of Moria on Lesvos island.
The police are now looking for the third perpetrator of the murder, who is still unknown.
The 18-year-old illegal immigrant had been identified for his participation along with two other Afghans in the attack against the 21-year-old. The victim was pronounced dead from multiple stab wounds.
Police sources told Ethnos, the other perpetrator is a 19-year-old Afghan.
The two young men who live in the Moria migrant camp have been taken to the Mytilene Prosecutor ‘s Office with the case against them for homicide and violation of weapon laws. The same charges are applied to the third perpetrator.
The motive behind the murder remains unclear, but is believed to be over a personal dispute.