As reported in the regional department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, one of the Gubkin pharmacies noticed the loss of a metal box with revenue. It was more than half a million rubles.
– During the operational-search activities, the employees of the investigative-operational group established the identity of the alleged attacker. The 29-year-old previously not convicted local resident, a relative of one of the pharmacy employees, is justifiably suspected of committing a crime, police said.
According to preliminary data released by the police, the man stole the keys in advance. On the day of the crime, he turned off the alarm, entered the pharmacy and took a box with half a million proceeds from the back room.
The detainee admitted that the box had to be cut with improvised means. He managed to spend part of the stolen money. What was left was buried in a field, not far from his garden. The police seized this money.
The investigative department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia for the city of Gubkin on this fact opened a criminal case on the grounds of a crime under subsection “c” of part 3. art. 158 of the Criminal Code ("theft committed on a large scale").
The sanctions against the alleged man are punishable by imprisonment of up to six years. The detainee was selected a preventive measure in the form of a recognizance not to leave.