A joint search for mass graves was conducted involving the Federal Civil Protection Administration (FUCZ), the State Investigation and Protection Agency (SIPA), investigators of the Institute of Missing Persons (INO) of BiH, and the remains, which are supposed to belong to the victims of Hadzici were found.
The site of the mass grave was located after lengthy and multiple checks, as well as other process and demanding professional and technical actions taken under orders and under the supervision of the Prosecutor’s Office of BiH with orders of the Court of BiH.
The Prosecutor is currently at Lokvice, near Golo Brdo on Igman Mountain, where he coordinates the activities of authorized officials who will participate in the process of exhumation of remains.
The tomb with the remains was found during intensive search and hearing of a great number of witnesses, after which a field search was started using specialized technical equipment (metal detectors, etc.) to locate the remains of which there was evidence that they were in the locality of 2 km2.
After the exhumation, the remains will be handed over to further judicial-medical treatment, analysis and identification of the identity through the DNA sample.
According to initial information, it is assumed that the victims are Bosniaks from the area of Donji Hadzici, who disappeared in the summer of 1992.