In Nikopol detained members of the group “White brotherhood”, which was engaged in murders and selling drugs. About it reports a press-service of the Channel.
As militiamen found out, the leader of the group was 43-year-old resident of Nikopol. The man cornered the local drug trade. While trying other representatives of drug industry to carry out the repartition of the market of drugs from the organizer of the “White brotherhood” (known in the criminal world by the nickname “dad”) has any conflict with them.
In early 2016 the car, which was the main opponent of the 25 – year-old leader of an ethnic group, and his driver, shot. Gunmen militiamen detained. The case went to trial. However, the father of the deceased leaders of the group believed that the pretrial investigation was deliberately delayed. He came to the hearing and threw a grenade RGD towards the defendants and the other at his feet. The explosion killed himself 50-year-old man and one of the assailants of his son.
It is also established that representatives of the group sold significant amounts of drugs. Among them was marijuana acetylated opium, amphetamine and methamphetamine. So, the “right hand” of the leader of the gangs was the main distributor of methamphetamine. Only last week he sold 1000 grams of this psychotropic substance. When a 32-year-old attacker who holds the weapon: pistol of Makarov or Stechkin pistol or a Kalashnikov assault rifle, or grenades.
Individual police officers Nikopol received monthly from drug dealers cash reward. Documented getting exposed police 72 thousand hryvnias as a bribe.
In addition to drug trafficking, the participants of the “White brotherhood” was engaged in corporate raids and racketeering. In addition, the attackers “took orders” in the murder. It was during such a crime in the summer of 2018 leader of the criminal organization and his agent was detained by employees of Zhytomyr police. They are now in jail in criminal proceedings under part 2 of article 115 (“Premeditated murder”) and part 1 of article 263 (“Illegal weapon handling”) the Criminal code of Ukraine.
Overall, it was 52 carried out the authorized search in the territory of Nikopol. The result found and seized: methamphetamine, amphetamine, marijuana, hemp bushes, precursors and plants for the manufacture of drugs, mobile phones, office equipment, cash in different currencies (hryvnia, dollars, rubles), as well as a lot of weapons and ammunition (RGD-5 grenade with a fuse, grenade launcher and grenades to it, anti-personnel mines, machine guns, TNT, electric detonators, TNT blocks, cartridges of various calibre, spare parts for pistols and machine guns).
Investigators of the military Prosecutor of the southern region for the systematic extortion and receiving improper benefits committed by a group of persons by prior conspiracy, announced the suspicion of two police officers Nikopol and their former colleague, who acted as intermediary in the transfer of funds. In order St. 208 criminal procedure code of Ukraine detained and placed in the detention center four members of the “White brotherhood” involved in the drug trade. At the moment the investigation is continuing.
Earlier it was reported that in Nikopol were held the searches of the members of the “White brotherhood”, which distributed drugs throughout Ukraine. The leader of the gang, nicknamed Yatsyk, was arrested in Zhytomyr in early August.