Employees of Management of fight against organized crime of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the Cherkassk area neutralized an organized criminal group with the international relations which participants were engaged in assaults, extortion and other serious crimes.
As reported the UNIAN in a press - service GUBOP Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine, five people were a part of an organized criminal group (all earlier judged) led by the native Cherkass of B. known in criminal circles by nickname "Swelled". Among other members of group of extortioners - the native of the Russian Federation by nickname "Chechen".
To malefactors incriminate, in particular, extortion at the local of 14 thousand dale. As field investigators established the Organized Crime Control Department, "Down" together with other participants of an organized criminal group force brought M.'s citizen to the village New Buda (Kiev region). Under the threat of punishment over close relatives of the man forced to perform works on construction. Despite continuous threats, the victim managed to run and he asked for the help militiamen. Soon malefactors were detained.
On materials of employees of special forces the BOP investigative management of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the Cherkassk area brought criminal case on signs of the crimes provided ч.4 Art. 189 (extortion), ч.4 Art. 187 (robbery) and ч.3 Art. 149 (human trafficking) of the Criminal code of Ukraine. Sanctions of these articles provide till 8 years of imprisonment.