In the Khmelnitsky region detained members of the gang who robbed jewelry stores almost 5 million UAH

В Хмельницкой обл. задержали членов ОПГ, которые ограбили ювелирные магазины почти на 5 млн грн

Photo: GU the national police


В Хмельницкой обл. задержали членов ОПГ, которые ограбили ювелирные магазины почти на 5 млн грн

В Хмельницкой обл. задержали членов ОПГ, которые ограбили ювелирные магазины почти на 5 млн грн

Photo: GU the national police


В Хмельницкой обл. задержали членов ОПГ, которые ограбили ювелирные магазины почти на 5 млн грн

In the Khmelnitsky region detained members of the gang who robbed jewelry stores almost 5 million UAH. About it reported in a press-service GU of the National police.

The gang consisted of four people. All of them — from the Odessa region. Organizer was the 42-year-old man who “worked” under the guise of the status of the Deputy of one of village councils of the Odessa region. The group acted on the territory of Vinnytsia and Hmelnitsky areas, and detained them near the district Yarmolyntsi immediately after committing another theft.

During March-August 2016 criminals committed 5 burglaries in the Vinnytsia and Khmelnytsky regions, totaling nearly 5 million hryvnias. A large part of this sum, 4.5 million is the value of the stolen jewelry from two jewelry stores in Starokonstantinov, Khmelnitsky region and Nemirov of Vinnytsia region.

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Detained members of an organized criminal group after the “voyage” to the district Town of Khmelnitsky region. There they got to the Mall where he robbed 3 stores: one stole cosmetics nearly 50 thousand hryvnias, and the other lingerie on 123 thousand UAH, in the third store, the damage from theft amounted to several thousand hryvnia. With all that makeup and underwear malefactors were detained by militiamen in the city of Khmelnitsky near the district Yarmolyntsi.

All four of those detained were residents of Odessa region. Two of them, including the organizer who is a member of the village Council, had already been brought to criminal responsibility.

Now investigative actions proceed. Suspect will have to answer to the law in accordance with part 5 of article 185 “Theft, committed in especially large sizes or organized group” of the Criminal code of Ukraine which sanction prescribes punishment in the form of imprisonment for the term from 7 till 12 years with confiscation of property.

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