At 0.45 am on Sunday morning, Elvis Pista a member of the PDK party was murdered. while celebrating his wife’s birthday at a restaurant in Orahovac.
The cowardly gunman shot Pista in the back four times from five metres away. It was a well planned murder with the killer hiding behind a wall of the restaurant before fleeing across a field. K-9 unit with sniffer dogs were brought in, to try and track down the killer, who is still on the run.
Elvis Pista was a candidate for the PDK party in the recent elections and was very popular. Married a year ago and leaves a wife who is 5 months pregnant.
The residents of Orahovac have lit candles in the centre of the town as a tribute to Elvis Pista.