On 9 August Kyiv Oblast policemen arrested three people, suspected of stealing paintings of famous Ukrainian artist Maria Pryimachenko.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, Kyiv Oblast police chief Vitaliy Yalovenko claimed this to a press conference in Kyiv today.

At the same time, he noted that not all accomplices of the crime were arrested. According to the information of the police, there were five of them, including the customer – a Ukrainian collector, whose name is known to police.

As UNIAN reported earlier, on June 22, the family of Fedir Pryimachenko, the painter’s son, was robbed in the village of Bolotna.