During a joint RAID on February 6 the police detained 5 members of the group that torture required men 4 million. The operation to arrest the suspects held the staff of the office of strategic investigations, the Prosecutor’s office with involvement of special forces “CORD”. Militiamen established that the man was kidnapped on January 28 in the district of St. Batumi str. Within days he was kept in the basement, while brutally tortured and threatened with murder. Under torture the man gave a Bank card with pin codes, keys to the apartment and the notary public has transferred ownership of the car. Then the kidnappers blackmail forced the parents of the victim to give 30 thousand hryvnia and demanded 60 thousand dollars. At this time, the victim took the opportunity and ran away from the guard.
Police arrested all five members of the criminal group. During the searches they seized the valuables stolen from the victim, and the gun and car used in committing a crime.
On this fact opened criminal proceedings under part 3 of article 186 (robbery), part 2 of article 146 (illegal imprisonment or kidnapping) and part 4 St. 189 (extortion). Now the group organizer and one of active participants of torture detained in order St. 208 criminal procedure code. The role and degree of fault of the other members of the criminal group are established.