24 March 2009, Tuesday, 11:20
author: Alim Faizov
FSS department in Republic of Bashkortostan disclosed and stopped the activity of the organized criminal gang, involved in arms smuggling and contract murder.
FSS news-service department reports in the course of special operations on Ufa territory the gang leader and two active gangsters – all of them citizens of Ufa – were arrested. In the course of the investigation the police found the specially equipped hiding-place, where the radio-control self-made explosive assembly, one pistol, one carbine, more than 150 cartridges and one silencer were stored. The court has brought the charges in organization of contract murder and illegal arms storage and circulation against all persons suspected.