Law enforcement officers during special operation detained three defendants in a criminal group, which for a long time stole luxury cars and sold them abroad. This was reported on the website of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine.
Stolen foreign cars criminals under the order were transported to Georgia, Kazakhstan, Russia and Europe. Thieves are primarily interested in Toyota and Lexus.
“27 gang members had clearly distributed functions. In particular, it was the organizers who are from foreign “customers” took “orders” for cars, the immediate executors of deportation, organizers of the “settlers”, those who transported the car to the customer”, – stated in the message.
When checking the information, operatives of the internal security of NHRIs established that the theft of cars involved in a whole group of persons Among them – the citizens and residents of other regions of Ukraine.
In the Sumy region. according to DVB FSL, patrol inspectors stopped the Toyota, which was going to cross the border of one of the defendants in the OCG. Having found signs of tampering on the car, the police seized her. A couple of days the driver asked the head of the patrol police with a request to return the machine for a reward. It should be noted that to transfer the official police bribes, the attacker also arrived by car with fake plates.
71 carried out the authorized search in the territory of 5 regions of Ukraine.
Discovered and seized 8 cars, 2 of which Porsche and Mercedes GL were wanted by Interpol (on request of Italy), 2 – Volkswagen and GMC arrested by the court and GIS, 4 car on which malefactors moved – 2 RANGE ROVER, Audi, Mazda 6.
Also seized nearly 50 thousand dollars, 30,2 thousand UAH, office equipment, mobile phones, Bank cards, several sets of license plates of Ukraine, sets of transit plates, 21 unit trucks, 18 units of motor control programs for pereproshivka cars, documentation on automobiles, spare parts and so on.
The three main defendants in OPG – 37 and 39-year-old Odessa, 39-year-old Dnipropetrovsk ‑ detained in order St. 208 criminal procedure code of Ukraine. They already announced a suspicion under part 3 of article 289, part 1 of article 358 and article 290 of the Criminal code of Ukraine. Malefactors are threatened by imprisonment for the term from 7 till 12 years.
Also checked the obtained data about the involvement of the criminal business of law enforcement officers and other persons involved in OPG to bring all the perpetrators to justice.