SBU extirpates hang of extorters in Sloviiansk
SBU jointly with the police extirpated armed organized group of previously convicted for grave and high crimes of criminals under the charge of famous “crime boss” in the region.
The criminals by means of violation and threats regularly denuded of money from local enterprisers. They used “toll” for personal entertainments.
The special service officials detained the gang organizer and three his accomplices in due course of receiving the next “tranche” of cash from one of victims of racket.
During searches the law-enforcers seized firearms, cold steel and also special devices for sitting on the hostages.
The criminal proceeding under p.3 Article 189 (extortion accompanied with violence dangerous to life or health of a person) of the Criminal code of Ukraine. The offenders are placed under detention in the procedure of the Article 208 of the CPC of Ukraine.
The urgent investigations are under way.
For the Attention of the SBU Head