After two weeks in custody, 56-year-old Slovak Pavol Duchoň, a member of the group, which also includes the well-known influencer Zuzana Plačková and her husband, died. Both face charges of drug production and trafficking. The General Prosecutor’s Office confirmed Duchon’s death, but declined to comment on the circumstances. He was to die of heart failure.
Pavol Duchoň, who was an alleged member of a criminal group, which is also to include the well-known Slovak influencer Zuzana Plačková, died in custody. Television Awning this information was confirmed by the Prosecutor General’s Office.
During a large raid at the end of September, the Slovak police found nine kilograms of meth and 70,000 euros near Duchon, in terms of more than 1.7 million crowns. In court, he was to describe in detail how the group had approached him to work with her. He worked for her as a storekeeper.
Unlike Plačková, he was not prosecuted at large, the court sent him into custody. He stayed there for only two weeks. “We can confirm that the accused PD died during detention. However, we will not comment on the circumstances of the death, given that they are the subject of an investigation,” said Dalibor Skladan, a spokesman for the Prosecutor General’s Office. According to information from TV Markíza, Duchoň’s heart should have failed.
As part of an anti-drug operation, police detained 14 people, five of whom went to custody. The rest remained at large, including Plačková and her husband. However, he still faces charges of drug production and trafficking.
Instagram star Plačková denies her guilt from the beginning and describes the case as a misunderstanding, which according to her will be explained over time. All accused face heavy sentences, and Plačková can spend the rest of her life even if sentenced behind bars.