Results tagged “German Gorbuntsov”

byng street.jpg

Police investigating the attempted murder of a Russian banker in Canary Wharf have reportedly flown to Romania.

Detectives are hoping to speak to Vitalie Proca, 34, the prime suspect in the case, which saw 47-year-old German Gorbuntsov gunned down outside his home in Byng Street in March 2012.


A man suspected of shooting a Russian banker outside his Isle of Dogs home has been arrested in Moscow.

Moldovan Vitali Proca, 33, is the chief suspect in the incident which saw six shots fired into the stomach of German Gorbuntsov in Byng Street, just outside Canary Wharf, last March.


Police have reported a positive response to the Crimewatch programme featuring the attempted murder of a Russian banker on the steps of his Canary Wharf apartments.

Viewers to the BBC programme saw CCTV footage of the suspect as well as a reconstruction of the attack which left German Gorbuntsov fighting for his life and under police guard in hospital.

police new.JPG

The Russian businessman who was gunned down outside his Isle of Dogs home will appear in a Crimewatch programme to encourage witnesses to come forward.

Police are still looking for the masked gunman responsible for the attempted murder on German Gorbuntsov on March 20 at Byng Street.

police tape.jpg

The Russian banker shot on the steps of his Canary Wharf apartment has called on authorities in his homeland to arrest the business partners he suspects is responsible.

German Gorbuntsov was talking to The Independent from his hospital bed where he is receiving treatment for his injuries as well as round-the-clock protection.