In Shostka, Sumy oblast, police detained two crime bosses, who demanded 10 thousand dollars from one of the locals. This reports the press service of the police region.
Local authorities demanded money for not being violent against him and his family violence.
At present malefactors are detained. On this fact the investigative office of GUNP opened criminal proceedings as regards 2 articles 189 (“Extortion”) the Criminal code of Ukraine.
Currently the question on election of a measure of restraint. The sanction of this article prescribes punishment in the form of deprivation of liberty for a term of three to seven years.