Netherlands arrests Polish suspect in murder of journalist De Vries
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch prosecutors on Monday arrested a 27-year-old Pole suspected of masterminding the murder of notorious crime journalist Peter R. de Vries, almost exactly a year after he was shot dead in an Amsterdam street in an attack that shocked the Netherlands.
The man, whose identity has not been revealed, is suspected of “directing those who carried out the murder of De Vries”, prosecutors said in a statement. They gave no further details. However, they said their investigation into who ordered the hit and why was continuing.