Police have launched a criminal investigation into the premeditated murder of a famous Carpathian white magician and healer, 81-year-old Mykhailo Nechai, a resident of the village of Verkhniy Yaseniv, Verkhovyna district, Ivano-Frankivsk region, the media liaisons department of the Interior Ministry's office in the region reported on Friday.
A criminal case was opened under Part 1, Article 115 (murder) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
The Verkhovyna district department of police received a message from Verkhniy Yaseniv at 0650 early on Friday that Nechai had been found dead with stab wounds. On that day, the man received visitors at home. After one of them left the room, the healer did not invite the next person in for a long time. After that, one of his visitors went into the room and found the man dead.