In the Kuzbass passerby detained the street robber

© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova in photobacteria. Archival photoIn the Kuzbass passerby detained the street robber© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova the image Bank

A resident of the Kuzbass city of Leninsk-Kuznetskiy helped the police to detain a street robber, whatevero a bag from a city woman, told RIA Novosti on Monday in the regional cupola MIA.

According to authorities, the incident occurred the day before. Unknown caught in the street 36-year-old woman, snatched from her hands a bag in which were a purse and food, and disappeared. Police arrived at the address and found an intruder in one of the closest garage cooperatives. The robber was holding a young man.

«He said that he could not ignore the woman who was crying in the middle of the street. After learning what had happened, the man offered his help. Together they went to the side of the garage, where the robber fled. Soon the woman noticed the kidnapper, who at that time studied the contents of her bags. The attacker saw the victim and tried to escape. However, the man accompanying the woman caught him and held until the cops arrive» — said the Agency.

Police found that the indifferent passers-by was 25-the summer local resident. Guide inter-municipal Department of internal Affairs «Leninsk-Kuznetsk» have decided to promote for the help in detention of the malefactor. Stolen seized and returned to the lawful owner.

Previously convicted 34-year-old suspect has become a defendant in a criminal case under article «robbery», the maximum penalties which include up to 4 years of imprisonment.