HUFFINGTON POST

Suspect In Nemtsov Killing Confesses Involvement: Judge

Three unidentified suspects detained over the killing of Russian opposition activist Boris Nemtsov hide their faces inside th
Three unidentified suspects detained over the killing of Russian opposition activist Boris Nemtsov hide their faces inside the defendants' cage at the Basmanny district court in Moscow on March 8, 2015. Five suspects accused of involvement in the killing of Russian opposition activist Boris Nemtsov appeared in court to determine whether they will be officially placed in detention. Two Chechens, Zaur Dadayev and Anzor Gubashev were officially accused of 'the murder of Boris Nemtsov and three others are still suspects,' Anna Fadeyeva, spokeswoman for the court in central Moscow told the RIA Novosti news agency. AFP PHOTO / DMITRY SEREBRYAKOV (Photo credit should read DMITRY SEREBRYAKOV/AFP/Getty Images)

MOSCOW, March 8 (Reuters) - A Russian judge on Sunday said a man detained on suspicion of killing opposition figure Boris Nemtsov had admitted to investigators that he was involved in the killing.

The judge at Moscow's Basmanny court ordered that Zaur Dadayev be held in custody until April 28, a Reuters reporter in the courtroom said. (Reporting by Katya Golubkova; Writing by Christian Lowe; Editing by Jeremy Gaunt)

HuffPost

BEFORE YOU GO

PHOTO GALLERY
Kremlin Critic Killed