The next hearing in the case of the «gang of GTA» is scheduled for August 8

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in fotoreceptori of the Investigative Committee at the building of the Moscow regional court, where the shooting happened. 1 August 2017The next hearing in the case of the «gang of GTA» is scheduled for August 8© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

Moscow regional court on 8 August will interrogate the members of the «gang GTA», told RIA Novosti press-service of the court.

«The next hearing in the case is scheduled for August 8, will be the interrogation of the accused,» — said the representative of the court.

As reported by the official representative of SK of Russia Svetlana Petrenko, on Tuesday at about 14.00, when the two guards in the Moscow regional court escorted in the Elevator five defendants in the case of the «gang GTA», one of the defendants attacked the convoy and began to strangle him. According to investigators, in the result the accused was released and took control of the weapon, but one of the guards had to call employees of Regardie. SK notes that then, on the third floor of the building and a gun battle ensued between the defendants and resguardada.

According to the chief a press-services gumvd of Russia across Moscow region Tatyana Petrova, while trying to escape the three men were eliminated, two were wounded, a member of Regardie received a gunshot wound and was hospitalized, two police officers were injured.

«Gang GTA», the media dubbed the crime group that was operating in Moscow in 2012-2014. According to investigators, the gang consisted of at least 15 immigrants from Central Asia. According to prosecutors, the group has committed on the territory of the Moscow region 15 armed robberies involving the murder of 17 people and the assassination attempt on two.

In particular, according to the Agency, on suburban highways «gang GTA» committed a number of assaults on drivers. Criminals in the night with homemade spikes pierced the wheels of cars, forcing drivers to stop. After that, the attackers killed their victims and took their property.