MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
The Prosecutor’s Office of Arkhangelsk approved the indictment in the criminal case against seven members of the criminal group. They are accused of committing crimes under Part 1.2 of Art. 159 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (fraud).
It was established that the defendants, between 2016 and 2018, informed the elderly about the alleged need to install air pollutant detectors and sold them at inflated prices. In order to deceive, they used overalls and equipment of workers of public utilities.
The attackers, under threat of a fine, demanded the installation of air pollutant detectors. The total amount of damage caused was about 1 million rubles.
The criminal case was sent to the Oktyabrskiy District Court of Arkhangelsk for consideration on the merits.
This and other news can be found on the information and communication service of the General Prosecutor’s Office of the Russian Federation “EFIR” at: air.General Prok.Gov.ru
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