VLADIVOSTOK, February 24 – RIA Novosti. Two police officers in Chukotka are suspected of beating a local resident with special means, whom they checked on information about illegal sale of alcohol, according to the regional SUSK RF. “According to preliminary data, on February 19, 2021, two employees of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs” Bilibinsky “, checking information about illegal sale A 36-year-old man of alcoholic beverages in the village of Rytkuchi, Chaunsky district of the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, in violation of the requirements of the federal law of the Russian Federation “On Police”, illegally used physical force and special means against him, as a result of which the victim suffered multiple bodily injuries, ” in the message.
A criminal case was initiated under clauses “a”, “b” of part 3 of article 286 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation “Excess of official powers committed with the use of violence and special means.”
SUSK notes that a legal assessment will also be given to the actions of the victim himself in connection with the illegal sale of alcohol.