VLADIVOSTOK, 15 Feb – RIA Novosti. The police detained two young men in Vladivostok, who, according to them, for the sake of authority among friends, set fire to foreign cars, the damage from their actions amounted to nine million rubles, according to the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs for the Primorsky Territory.
The first incident occurred in November 2020 in a parking lot on Kaplunov Street. At night, two men in medical masks entered the guard's hut. One of them hit a car park worker in the face, he lost consciousness and woke up only when a policeman walked in, who happened to be nearby. “An employee of the State Traffic Inspectorate, passing by the car park, heard the sound of broken glass from the parked cars … seat Subaru Forester. Police officer … ran to the vehicle and extinguished the fire. Thus, the crime was not brought to an end, “- said in the message.
In the second case, in December, two men damaged a fence and entered a guarded parking lot, where a BMW X6 was set on fire. The fire spread to Toyota Land Cruiser and Subaru Forester. The cars were completely burnt out.
“The damage caused to all the victims amounted to nine million rubles. The actions of the attackers got into the surveillance camera … Criminal investigation officers detained two residents of Primorye born in 1999 and 2001. The suspects in committing crimes against property confessed to their actions, explaining that they wanted to gain authority in your social circle, “the Ministry of Internal Affairs informs.
Criminal cases have been initiated against the suspects under Part 2 of Article 167 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation “Intentional destruction or damage to property committed by arson.” The defendants face up to five years in prison. They are in custody.