PERM, April 20 – RIA Novosti. The Perm police are checking a video in which a man with a cane for the blind fought off a “pickpocket” at the entrance, RIA Novosti was told in the press service of the regional Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.
Previously, video from surveillance cameras appeared on social networks, according to the author of the recording, installed at the entrance of house 2 on Lukoyanov Street in Perm. The footage shows the alleged attacker chasing a man with a white cane commonly used by the blind. According to the video, the attacker went for the “victim” into the entrance and tried to get into his pocket, but was rebuffed.
“The man did not file a complaint with the police. At the same time, we are familiar with the video of the incident. A check is being carried out,” the regional Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs explained.