Source: Russian Federation Ministry of Internal Affairs in English
“Operatives of the Internal Affairs Administration of the MIA of Russia GA for Moscow, together with colleagues from the Internal Affairs Administration for the EAD of the MIA of Russia GA for Moscow, detained the suspect in a robbery attack,” said the official representative of the Russian MIA Irina Volk.
A manager of one of the capital’s microloan organizations applied to the duty-unit. The girl said that a man had entered the office and threatening with a pistol, had taken money from the cash register and disappeared.
On this fact, the investigative division of the MIA of Russia Division for the District of East Izmailovo initiated a criminal case on the grounds of the crime provided for in part 2 of Article 162 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation.
“As a result of operational search activities, a 23-year-old guest of the city was detained by policemen, and a measure of restraint in the form of remand in custody was applied to the suspect,” added Irina Volk.
At present, police officers establish the involvement of the detainee in similar crimes.