In Yekaterinburg, a gang beat and robbed men who met their children. About it reported on the official website of the Directorate of the Investigative Committee of Russia (TFR) in the Sverdlovsk Region.
Three members of the gang were identified and detained by officers of the organized crime unit. Currently, the police are looking for the rest of the members of the criminal group.
A criminal case was initiated under Article 163 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (“Extortion”).
According to the investigation, starting in 2016 in Yekaterinburg, the suspects, using dating sites, through minors got acquainted with men and invited them to an apartment at home on Pribaltiyskaya Street. There they beat the victims and extorted money from them by means of blackmail and threats.