Two residents of Saratov have set fire to several pharmacies

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage in fotobounce. Archival photoTwo residents of Saratov have set fire to several pharmacies© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage the image Bank

Two residents of Saratov arrested on suspicion of a series of arsons pharmacies with causing their owners damages in the amount of 20 million rubles; the consequence considers the version about the fight against competitors in the pharmacy business, said the official representative of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia Irina Wolf.

«The staff of gumvd of Russia across the Saratov region with the power support of fighters of Regardie detained suspected of intentional damage to another’s property at the time of committing the wrongful act. One of the attackers tried to set fire to a pharmacy, located on Moskovskaya street in the city of Saratov, the other was watching the situation, while in the car,» said Wolf told reporters.

«At present established the involvement of the defendants to six similar episodes of illegal activities in which victims incurred losses totaling more than 20 million rubles. The consequence considers the version about the competition between the representatives of pharmacy business,» she added.

Against 34-year-old and 41-year-old resident of Saratov opened a criminal case under article «Attempt at deliberate damage of property by an arson». The defendants, who face up to five years of imprisonment, the court elected a measure of restraint in form of detention.

As explained by RIA Novosti in the press service of the regional interior Ministry cupola, 34-year-old alleged arsonist pharmacies have detained in Saratov in the moment when he was doused with gasoline the door of one of the pharmacies on the street in Moscow and then was arrested, his probable accomplice. «As explained by the 34-year-old arrested at the scene, for each arson he received from his accomplice on five thousand rubles,» — told the Agency.