In the Leningrad region detained six lupolianski

© RIA Novosti / Vadim Garniturii in photobacteria. Archival photoIn the Leningrad region detained six lupolianski© RIA Novosti / Vadim Garniturii the image Bank

Six men posing as police officers suspected of kidnapping arrested in Leningrad region, informs a press-service of management SK across the region.

According to the investigation, in 2017 the suspects for several months kidnapped people in the town of Otradnoye, sounding them by the police, and threatening violence. Keeping them in the car, the attackers demanded that the victims and their families money for the release from criminal liability on false crimes. All, as reported by RIA Novosti press-service of the Ministry, the detainees are suspected of four counts of kidnapping.

«In the Commission of this crime exposed and arrested six men aged from 27 to 38 years», — stated in the message.

During searches in houses of suspects seized weapons, fake IDs, drugs.

Investigating bodies SK the Russian Federation across Leningrad region criminal case on signs of the crime of «kidnapping by a group of persons from mercenary promptings». The question on election of a measure of restraint concerning detainees.