Moscow: Police confiscated FSB special forces' pistol from 37 yo Infiniti driver
The incident took place in northwest Moscow.
The police and Russian National Guard arrested a 37-year-old Infiniti driver on the Volokolamskoe Highway near apartment house No. 97.
The man had a bag with a pistol in it. It was a combat pistol, as it turned out later. But not a regular one; it was a special forces pistol. Such silent pistols were developed for army spies and the KGB in the USSR. It is used by the FSB special forces and Russian MIA internal troops nowadays.A criminal case was opened against the man for illegal arms trade.
In early November 2017, Basmanny Court of Moscow has satisfied the motion brought by the Main Investigations Directorate in the City of Moscow of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation (ICR) and remanded Aleksander Shukyurov, Director of the Capital Renovation Directorate State Budgetary Institution of Moscow, in custody. The head of the institution subordinate to the Department of Capital Renovation of the City of Moscow that had acted as the client in tenders worth dozens of billions of rubles is suspected of swindling on an especially large scale.