By security service specialists of Ukraine it is neutralized an organized criminal group which was engaged in thefts of metal which WATT "Alchevsk Metallurgical Plant" belongs. Metal plundered during its transportation by the railroad to consumers.
For 2007 losses for the sum nearly 10 million hryvnias, since the beginning of the current year the cost of the hardware stolen by malefactors were caused to the enterprise, made over 300 thousand hryvnias.
Field investigators of SBU established faces of organizers and performers of crimes, the mechanism of plundering of steel products was carefully documented, operation concerning detention of offenders on the hot is prepared.
One of unit managers of the militarized protection of the Donetsk railroad who involved in illegal business of jobless inhabitants of Artemovsk appeared the organizer of criminal group, Zorinska, the Vigorous stations, the majority from which were already condemned for similar crimes earlier.
Having received exact information on a departure time from combine of the train on duty with production, organizers brought together all members of "crew" who in an interval between stations removed steel products tons from cars on an embankment, and over time, having left the train, took out stolen by trucks.
Such "raids" were carried out every week. For once malefactors removed from cars to 10 tons of metal. According to the forged documents metal was implemented to commercial structures.
During special operation seven participants of group were detained by the staff of Management of SBU in the Luhansk region during metal loading in the truck.
Concerning participants of criminal formation SBU Management in the Luhansk region brought criminal case on h. 3 Art. 28 and ч.5 of Art. 185 of UK of Ukraine (the theft made in especially large sizes) which provides responsibility in the form of imprisonment from 7 to 12 years with property confiscation.
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