MIL OSI – Source: Russian Federation Ministry of Internal Affairs in English – Press Release/Statement
Headline: Theft for 200,000 rubles was solved by police in Moscow Region
On July 25, the Duty Unit of the Russian MIA Administration for urban district Khimki received a complaint from a local resident about unknown men who had burgled his apartment on Melnikova Prospect and stolen digital devices and jewelry. The financial damage totaled 200,000 rubles.
As a result of the investigation and search operations, criminal investigation policemen identified two suspects – previously convicted residents of Moscow and the Tver Region. They were convoyed to the Police Division. The police also established the involvement of one of those citizens in similar crimes committed in the urban district.
A criminal case was initiated on that fact based on essential elements of a crime stipulated by Part 3 Article 158 “Burglary” of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation.
The sanction under this article provides for up to six-year imprisonment.