In the Kiev region militiamen neutralized an organized criminal group of kidnappers VIP vehicles consisting of 3 people. This was reported on the website of the Prosecutor of Kyiv region.
Participants of criminal group, being unemployed and repeatedly convicted for a similar crime, within 2018, is engaged in theft of luxury cars, with a subsequent cut, of numbers body and engine, with the aim of their further realization.
On account of an organized group more than 10 episodes of misappropriation of vehicles. At the same time, dealers have used the device to suppress the GPS and GSM signals, GPS trackers, special equipment for reading codes of cars.
In the course of the operation, to prevent the sale of Lexus LX 570, which the attackers seized the day before and drove down on the household territory of one of the band members, during the detention of the defendants in an organized group tried to hide from law enforcement officers in the Cherkassy region. Causing the driver of the car lost control, drove into a curb, overturned the specified car.
According to the results of the ten authorized searches to addresses of residence of the defendants in the law enforcers found and seized cars Lexus LX 500, Mitsubishi L200 and Mercedes SL55, special devices to scan and startup of the car engine, the device for suppression of GPS and GSM signals, the device to look for “beacons” – devices for change of identification data of vehicles, procurement for technical passports and holographic protective elements for technical passports, car licence plates and other AIDS, car keys of different brands, crowbars and balaclavas, walkie-talkie, grenades RGD-5, weapons (AKSU with silencer air pistol) and ammunition, drugs.
Participants of criminal group are detained as article 208 criminal procedure code of Ukraine and reported about suspicion in Commission of criminal offenses under part 3 of article 289, part 1 of article 263 UK of Ukraine.
Now the issue of electing a suspect measure in the form of detention.
As reported, a gang of hijackers luxury cars detained near Kiev.