$52.000 for stolen car
Law enforcers detained a gang of extortionists.
As reported by the press service of the Moscow MIA Central Board, on the eve during a special operation active members of a criminal group were detained; they blackmailed the Moscow businessman. We should not exclude that there are many similar criminal episodes on the account of the OCG.
According to the press service of the department, in February this year members of the gang, mostly from the countries of the near abroad, threatening to kill the Moscow businessman and his family, stole his foreign car and demanded 3 million rubles ($52.000) for its return. The entrepreneur filed a request with the law enforcement agencies, a criminal case was instituted under part 3 of Art. 161 and part 3 of Art. 163 of the Criminal Code. The law enforcers developed a plan for an operation to detain extortionists. The video, which was published by the press service, shows how the Russian Special Police Force fighters break into the apartment where the suspects lived and put to the floor.
During the search of the home of criminals, officers discovered the keys to the stolen car, and it was found later in the parking lot of one of the capital's enterprises.
At present, all the defendants in the criminal case are being arrested. The investigation is ongoing.
The city police detained two officers of the Russian FSB and the deputy chief of the Internal Affairs Directorate for the North-East Administrative District Department of the Interior Ministry of Russia for Moscow, who are suspected of bribe-taking.