The official was identified among the passengers of a public bus heading from the Zaporizhia region, Censor.NET reports citing the National Police in the Donetsk region.
55-year-old resident of Krasnyi Luch held a senior position in the town administration when he joined the terrorists. He is mentioned as a "board member" of the 'LPR" "government" website.
The official was apprehended while returning from his relatives to his "office" in the 'LPR' government. He was identified during the ID check at Marinka checkpoint. The SBU officers in the Luhansk region question the 'official'.
Related materials: Anti-Terrorist Operation