In the Chelyabinsk region, the mailman stole 140 thousand rubles by faking a robbery

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Postie in the Chelyabinsk region staged the attack, appropriating more than 140 thousand rubles intended for the payment of pensions, reported on Saturday a press-service gumvd of Russia in the region.

According to police, on December 20 in the Department of internal Affairs of Russia to Miass, it was reported that in the Northern part of the city in the entrance of the house, two men attacked the woman-the postman who was a post pension. The postman they kidnapped more than 140 thousand rubles.

«During operatively-search actions employees of criminal investigation Department of the MIA of Russia in the region established that the woman herself initiated the assault, and money appropriated», — stated in the message.

A large part of the money seized by police, the report States.

Currently solves a question on excitation of criminal case against the suspect under article 160 of the criminal code (misappropriation or embezzlement), is added to the message.

The maximum punishment under this article provides imprisonment for the term up to 10 years.

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