Staff of Head department on fight against organized crime of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine and the Organized Crime Control Department of Kiev detained five people, among which acting and former officer of intelligence services of Ukraine.
As the deputy chief reported to Interfax — Ukraine agency on Friday the Organized Crime Control Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Vladimir Mishchenkov, detention fighters of special forces "Falcon" in Brovarakh (Kiev region) in one of entertainment complexes during armed attack of being and acting officers on the businessman from Odessa region for the purpose of a taking carried out on September 25 1 million hryvnias.
As Vladimir Mishchenkov, among detainees - the former employee of management of the state protection of 1980 year of birth (he headed group), the acting officer of public service of specialcommunication and information security of Ukraine noted 1982 year of birth, the acting employee of SBU 1975, and also the inhabitant of Kiev and the inhabitant of Kiev region.
According to the deputy chief the Organized Crime Control Department the organized criminal group acted on an extent of a long time and specialized on the armed assaults on antiquaries, collectors of jewelry. Also this group is involved in arms trafficking.
Members of group used prestigious foreign cars, overalls and specifics of special forces, radio stations, the weapon and conspiracy methods.
At detention as Vladimir Mishchenkov noted, it is withdrawn 100 thousand hryvnias, 8 thousand dollars, the Kalashnikov, two revolvers, the gun TT, grenades and business cards.
Now the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine resolves an issue of initiation of legal proceedings.