Russian police say they have arrested three men in the acid attack that nearly blinded Sergei Filin – the artistic director of the Bolshoi ballet.
The arrests include a star dancer suspected of masterminding the plot.
An Interior Ministry spokesman says Bolshoi soloist Pavel Dmitrichenko is suspected of planning the attack.
Channel One state television reported that Dmitrichenko’s girlfriend, also a Bolshoi soloist, was known to have been at odds with Filin. Read More…