In the east of Moscow, suspects of theft of motor vehicles were detained

“Criminal Investigation officers of the Internal Affairs Administration for the EAD of the MIA of Russia GA for Moscow together with colleagues from the MIA of Russia divisions for Izmailovo and Northern Izmailovo districts detained two visitors on suspicion of the theft,” Major of Internal Service of the MIA of Russia GA for Moscow Ekaterina Guz said.

The territorial police division received a message about the theft of a Lada Priora car, parked in the Izmailovskaya Square.

As a result of operational search activities, police officers detained the suspects in the Schelkovsky lane. They turned out to be a 18-year-old and a 23-year-old men.

It was established that the attackers with the help of a wire opened the car “VAZ”, parked on the K. Fedin street, after that they arrived in the stolen car to the Izmailovskaya Square and tried to steal a Lada Priora car, but failed in starting it. The suspects attached the rope to the stolen VAZ car and towed the Lada Priora to the nearest service center. After that, they were detained by criminal investigation officers.

On these facts, the investigative divisions of the MIA of Russia divisions in the Izmailovo and Northern Izmailovo districts initiated criminal cases on the grounds of the crime stipulated by Article 158 of the RF Criminal Code “Theft”. Placement to custody was selected as the preventive measure for the suspects.

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