In the Urals will be judged militants from Syria during the robbery 20 million rubles

© Depositphotos / dianadudaУголовное business. Archival photoIn the Urals will be judged militants from Syria during the robbery 20 million rubles© Depositphotos / dianaduda

Participant of an illegal armed formation in Syria and his accomplice will be tried for a series of assaults and robberies amounting to about 20 million rubles in the Urals, reports the General Prosecutor’s office on Thursday.

According to investigators, one of the accused in December 2014, arrived in Syria and joined the illegal armed group «Jaish al Muhadzhrin Val-Ansar». Until March 2015, a man trained in the training camp of militants for participating in terrorist activities.

As indicated in the message of supervising Department, in 2013-2015, they committed the robbery with other accomplices on the territory of Tyumen, Kurgan and Sverdlovsk regions. So, the accomplice of militants involved in the attack on the guard clinics in Tyumen, stealing more than 8.5 million rubles from the ATM. After this the man stole an employee of a jewelry store in Sverdlovsk region goods worth 4.8 million rubles, and later participated in the attack on jewelry store in Kurgan region, having jewelry worth more than 6,9 million roubles.

Along with his fellow gunman and other accomplices in September 2015, the man in Yekaterinburg robbed the Manager of the company for 10 million rubles. Partners wanted in September’s attack on the businesswoman in the Sverdlovsk region, but did not realize his intent «for reasons beyond their control».

Also in August 2016, the former Syrian fighter bought and kept more than 10 grams of synthetic drugs. His accomplice illegally kept and was carrying a hunting rifle.

The court of two suspects was taken into custody. Depending on the role and degree of participation in the crimes they are charged under articles of the criminal code «Robbery», «Robbery», «Preparation for assault», «Participation on the territory of a foreign state in an armed formation, not stipulated by the legislation of the state», «training in order to carry out terrorist activities», «Illegal possession and transportation of firearms committed by a group of persons», «Illegal acquisition and storage of drugs».

«After the confirmation of the indictment in this criminal case is directed for consideration on the merits of jurisdiction in the Volga district military court», — is spoken in the message of supervising Department.