MOSCOW, February 18 (RAPSI) – Moris Dzhugashvili (Boris Tsiklauri), who had fled from investigation after committing a grave crime more than 20 years ago, was extradited from Italy to Russia, the press service of the Prosecutor General’s Office reported.

The man stands charged with murder. He tried to evade criminal responsibility, changed his name and surname from Moris Dzhugashvili to Boris Tsiklauri that was established by law enforcement, the statement reads.

Investigators believe the murder was committed by the defendant in the summer of 1999. 

He was arrested in Italy’s Bologna.