Censor.NET reports citing the Department of Communication of the National Police.
"We solved the murder of the mayor of Starobelsk town. Luhansk police officers detained the suspect in the murder of Volodymyr Zhyvaha. A 22-year-old resident of the town, who has been convicted before, admitted that he went to a terrible crime out of mercenary motives. His involvement in the murder is being checked. Evidence has been found. Now the decision is up to the court," the report reads.