Investigators opened two criminal cases on the fact of attack, the fishermen of the DPRK
Russian border guards during the detention of the North Korean poaching schooner “Mae young 10″ (Smrt Dae Yang 10) in the sea of Japan.
Both cases are initiated in one article – “violence against a representative of power”, reported “Interfax” the senior assistant of the head of the DVSA on transport SKR Oksana Bolshakova.
When I try to verify the fishermen attacked the border guards, they opened fire, eventually nine fishermen were injured, one of them later died. According to investigators, the attack October 15, injured two guards, one of them
got a concussion and bruised head wound, the second
closed fracture of the foot. Victims assigned to outpatient treatment. Both
the victims recognized as victims in a criminal case.
The investigator of seaside investigatory Department on transport DUST SK
Of the Russian Federation together with employees of military investigatory management SK of Russia
the Pacific fleet visited the North Korean ship. On the schooner seized
knives, wooden batons, metal crowbars, hand-made sticks stuffed with nails.
Polakova added that among the seized on the schooner document not found the papers, which would have allowed fishing in the exclusive economic zone of the Russian Federation.
Currently in criminal cases is a complex
investigative actions aimed at establishing specific individuals
suspects who attacked border guards. Investigators questioned a number of
witnesses and eyewitnesses of the crime, forensic
examination. The investigation is ongoing.