The suspect is facing charges on three counts / Photo from UNIAN

A request for the detention of 33-year-old Alexander Zatovka was sent to Interpol's Bureau in Ukraine, the media relations office of Ukraine's Interior Ministry reported on its website on August 5.

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In Belarus, he is charged with committing crimes under Part 3 of Article 167 (violent acts of sexual nature), Part 1 of Article 169 (sexual abuse), and Part 3 of Article 343-1 (production and distribution of child pornography) of that country's Criminal Code.

The detainee is facing deportation.