VLADIVOSTOK, 2 March – RIA Novosti. A resident of Primorsky Ussuriysk attacked a pensioner at a wholesale depot with a knife, the attacker was arrested, a criminal case was initiated, according to the regional department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation.
The robbery attack took place on the territory of one of the wholesale bases located on Limichevskaya Street in Ussuriysk, the department informs. Recovering from the shock, the 66-year-old pensioner told the police that an unknown person tried to snatch the bag from her, where there were things and a bank card. “Holding her bag tightly, the pensioner tried to repulse the raider, however, the attacker attacked the woman with a knife. help was promptly reacted by an employee of the wholesale base, who on his own was able to stop the attacker and detain him until the police arrived … with the use of objects used as weapons) “, – said in the message.
It is noted that the pensioner was taken to a medical facility, where doctors diagnosed cut wounds of the hands, bruises and bruises. The police detained a previously convicted 43-year-old local resident, he has already confessed to the crime. The suspect also confessed that in January 2021 he robbed another pensioner by stealing her bag near the bus stop. On this fact, the investigator opened another criminal case under Part 1 of Article 161 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (robbery). The defendant is in custody, the police are checking the suspect's involvement in other crimes. He could face up to ten years in prison.