A criminal case on extorting money is being investigated in Stavropol

The GA for Criminal Investigation (CI) of the MIA of Russia GA for the Stavropol Territory is investigating a criminal case instituted on the grounds of the crime stipulated by paragraphs “a”, “c” of part 2 of Art. 163 of the Criminal Code.

Preliminary investigation found that a resident of the Andropovsky District demanded from a man to transfer 250 thousand rubles for allegedly existing debt obligations. The offender threatened to physically harm the victim and his family members for non-compliance with the demand.

Perceiving the reality of the threat of bodily harm, fearing for his life and the lives of his relatives, the citizen turned to the police.

Criminal Investigation officers of the regional GA implemented a set of measures. In the course of the developed operational combination, the victim agreed with the conditions for transferring a part of the money to the man. After receiving 50 thousand rubles, the offender was detained by operatives and taken to the Internal Affairs Division.

At the request of the investigator, the court selected for the citizen a preventive measure in the form of remand in custody.

Currently, necessary investigative and procedural actions are being carried out that are aimed at documenting the unlawful activities and identifying the persons involved in this crime.

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