Police shoot members of Russian organized crime group in Bali
A woman was a member of the organized crime group.
Indonesian law enforcement officers broke up a gang of Russians. According to the local media, the gang was caught with the goods in an attempt to rob a currency exchange booth.
The robbers wearing masks rushed into the booth and stole $63 thousand. Group of police officers arrived at the booth and tried to detain the criminals, however the Russians resisted the arrest and fired back. Two members of the organized crime group died in the course of the shooting. Four others managed to escape. One was detained by the police. It is being reported that a woman was a member of the organized crime group.
Active search measures are being carried out at the present time.
Official representative of the Russian Embassy in Djakarta Denis Tetyushin stated that “the information is being confirmed” at the present time. Representative of Russian diplomatic mission is expected to set off for Bali.