In St. Petersburg and Petrozavodsk detained criminals who had manufactured home-made weapons

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FSB detained in St. Petersburg and Petrozavodsk the three criminals who have found 36 homemade bombs and weapons, the criminal group is detained, informs on Tuesday, the Federal security service of the Russian Federation.

«The Federal security service of the Russian Federation, suppressed the activities of interregional criminal group involved in the manufacture and distribution of improvised explosive devices (IEDs), firearms and ammunition on the territory of the northwestern Federal district», — stated in the message.

The investigative units of territorial security organs of the FSB of Russia according to this fact initiated a number of criminal cases under article «illegal acquisition, transfer, sale, storage, transportation or bearing of firearms, its basic parts, ammunition.»

«As a result of operative-investigation measures and investigative actions taken 36 IEDs, over 1300 grams of explosives and its components, 19 firearms (pistols PM, Luger, etc., Mosin rifle, various shotguns guns), 1,400 different ammo, 2 grenades, more than 100 basic weapon parts and tools for repairs and manufacture. The investigation is withdrawn», — is spoken in the message.

It is reported that the activity of the laboratory for processing, repair of weapons and the manufacture of IEDs in Petrozavodsk, as well as the workshop on modernization of firearms and manufacture ammunition in St. Petersburg stopped.

«There are additional operational-search activities and investigations to establish the possible involvement of members prestuplenii group to commit other crimes with weapons and IEDs,» is added to the message.

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