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Law enforcement officers detained a gang of 16 “black realtors”, the suspect in a series of killings of property owners for a taking of their property. On Thursday, November 1, reported on the website of the Investigative Committee.
According to investigators, gunmen from 2013 to 2018 was operating on the territory of Moscow and Tver regions, during this time, the victims were nine people.
“Under the sight of the members of a criminal group, as a rule, got lonely, leading asocial way of life of the citizens who own apartments in Moscow and the Moscow region. The group acted with extreme cruelty and cynicism. After fraudulently its members were deprived of Muscovites of single housing, they killed the victims by drowning, burying alive in the ground, shooting, and carefully concealed the traces of crime”, — is spoken in the message.
As reported on the website of the interior Ministry, the founder of the gang was a 32-year-old resident of Tver region, who was engaged in real estate activities. It together with accomplices has tried to persuade his victims to sell the house, promising to buy them another property on favorable terms, and then made the deal. After receiving the money the suspects were taken to the former owners of apartments in the Tver region, and there killed them.
It is noted that in total, the criminals took possession of five apartments costing from four to seven million rubles. The total amount of the stolen property amounted to 28 million rubles.
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