In Dnipropetrovsk, the passenger attacked the driver and took control of the car

На Днепропетровщине пассажир напал на водителя и завладел автомобилем

April 3 message on a crime arrived in the duty of intercession police Department. As told to the applicant, around midnight, he was approached by two men asking to take them to one of the villages in the Pokrov district. On the road one of the passengers ordered to stop the car and began to strangle the driver with a rope. Escaping, the man ran out of the car and fled. The striker got behind the wheel of “VAZ” and left in an unknown direction. It is reported

-After receiving reports of crime began a police RAID during which officers of the criminal police, emergency response team patrol police and soldiers of the national guard carried out a complex of search actions, – stated in the message. – As a result within the hour the thief was detained in the village vasilkivka.

On this fact initiated criminal proceedings under part 2 St. 289 Criminal code of Ukraine (an illegal taking the vehicle). Now the man is detained in order St. 208 criminal procedure code of Ukraine. He faces up to eight years of imprisonment with confiscation of property.