Those gathered in restaurant to redistribute spheres of influence in smuggling.
In Sumy in one of restaurants fighters of Management on fight against organized crime regional the Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine during "meeting" detained 15 Ukrainian and Russian criminal authorities, reports sector of public relations of regional militia on Sunday.
"We received operational information what exactly this restaurant was chosen for criminal "meeting" by criminal authorities from Sumy, and also Belgorod and Kursk regions of the Russian Federation", - the chief of the Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Sumy area Alexander Moskalchuk told.
According to Moskalchuk, "authorities" gathered in order that "to sort out the relations, to carry out redistribution of spheres of influence on illegal movement through frontier of Ukraine and Russia tovarno - material values, in other words smuggling, and also to plan joint activities of organized criminal groups of Ukraine and the Russian Federation for implementation of robberies, robberies, burglaries, stealings of motor transport and the subsequent legalization of the money earned by a criminal way".
During a search 2 service pistols and 5 cars were withdrawn from detainees with obvious signs of that in due time they were kidnapped and are wanted.
For today all participants of "meeting" are detained and give evidences to investigators.
An inspection on participation of detainees in commission of crimes in the territory of Ukraine and Russia is carried out.