In Moscow detained 10 citizens of Moldova, involved in dozens of robberies in the territory of the Russian Federation and the European Union
Employees of the main Directorate of criminal investigation Ministry of internal Affairs of the Russian Federation, their colleagues from the CID of the Moi for the Moscow region and the investigation Department of the Ministry of internal Affairs stopped the activities of an organized group suspected of committing armed robberies at homes in the suburbs.
During carrying out quickly-investigation actions detained 10 suspects who are citizens of Moldova, informs the official website of the interior Ministry. According to investigators, foreigners can be involved in dozens of robberies committed not only in the capital region, but also on the territory of the European Union.
In October 2016, the attackers attacked a family living in the Leninsky district of Moscow region. On the given fact criminal case under article 209 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (“Gangsterism”). It provides for a penalty of 20 years imprisonment.
Field investigators managed to establish quickly the identity of the alleged robbers and their whereabouts. “During searches in places of residence of the detainees seized the stolen property, two cars used in the Commission of crimes, traumatic and firearms, communications equipment, portable video camera, fake documents, handcuffs and mask,” said the police.
Currently detained suspect in at least nine armed assaults on owners of private houses in the Moscow region, told the official representative of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia Irina Wolf.
According to available information, the gang members living on the territory of Moldova and the European Union, used a fake passport to enter the territory of the Russian Federation. “Through the Internet members of organized groups picking up the targets from the category of private luxury housing, which carried out surveillance using covertly installed cameras. We studied the daily routines of victims, the amount of protection and prepared escape routes,” – said in the press release of the interior Ministry.
Under the assumption of the investigators, the detainees can be involved in more than 70 similar crimes committed on the territory of the Metropolitan region. Other similar robberies they committed on the territory of the European Union.