Zhytomyr police detained a group of robbers who attacked the pensioners living alone

April 8 operatives arrested three members of an organized criminal group that committed during the 2013-2015 years, a dozen armed assaults on residents. The victims were elderly residents intruders lonely pensioners. The attackers were detained in oblasnomu center after they commit another robbery. The house zhytomyryanyna 64-year-old young men in masks broke into the night, putting a pane of glass windows. Strangers beat host and threatening with a pistol, demanded money. The victim was able to inform the police about the attack, when only a few hours strangers, taking his things, left the house.As a result, the priority of police managed to detain suspects this morning. It was established that the robbery involved three residents Chernyakhivskiy area, one of which is the attack remained outside for surveillance, and two others - roamed in the house. According to this fact initiated criminal proceedings under Part 3 of Art. 187 (robberyies) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. - At the place of residence of detainees held sanctioned searches, during which seized a number of physical evidence of involvement in the commission of similar crimes - said Acting Head of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in Zhytomyr region Gregory Polkovnikov. - Consequently investigative action continues. Checks the available informationcommitting attacks on young seniors in the regional center and Slavic and Zhitomir districts. Men threatened punishment of imprisonment for a period of 7 to 12 years with confiscation of property. Press Service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Ukraine Zhytomyr region