MIL OSI – Source: Russian Federation Ministry of Internal Affairs in English –
Headline: The Tula Police identified the villagers of Plekhanovo suspected of fraud in obtaining benefits and illegal possession of arms
“Officers of the MIA Administration for the Tula Region revealed the facts of attempted fraud in obtaining benefits by women-residents of the Plekhanovo village,” said the MIA official representative Irina Volk.
According to the preliminary data, six women living in the houses located close to each other, applied to social services of the region for obtaining monthly allowances and benefits for children, providing obviously false certificate from the place of work. The police division “Leninsky” of the MIA Administration for the city of Tula initiated against the women-residents of the Plekhanovo village criminal cases under the article “Fraud in obtaining benefits”. The issue of selecting a preventive measure with regard to the offenders is being considered.
Within the framework of the initiated criminal case the residences of the suspects were searched. At two addresses the police found and seized ammunition and items resembling guns. All the seized items were sent for studying to the Forensic Center of the regional MIA Administration.
The Police conduct activities aimed at establishing the circumstances of illegal storage of guns and ammunition by villagers of Plekhanovo.
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