In the Leningrad region, Estonian stole the car from a pensioner inside

© RIA Novosti / Valery Citiesreference in fotoracconti dorozhno-patrol service of traffic police. Archival photoIn the Leningrad region, Estonian stole the car from a pensioner inside© RIA Novosti / Valery Citiesreference the image Bank

The traffic police in the Leningrad region detained before the border with Estonia car hijacked by an alien from a pensioner inside, said the official representative of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia Irina Wolf.

On Tuesday around 9: 00 GMT the police asked the man, who said that a few minutes earlier from a roadside hotel in Ivangorod were committed theft of a car belonging to him in the cabin which was his 78 year old mother.

«The information was immediately transferred to the traffic police outfits. As a result of concerted actions of the police on 128 km of the highway «Narva» the specified vehicle is stopped and detained the attacker. It was the 50-year-old resident of a neighboring state,» said Wolf told reporters.

Highway «Narva» has a length of about 129 kilometers, and ends at Ivangorod on the border with Estonia.

The official representative of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia also said that at present, the suspect taken to the nearest police Department for clarification of all circumstances of the incident. The injured woman was given first aid.

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