In Irkutsk businessman tied to the battery, to kidnap party masks

A man in Irkutsk was arrested for robbery and deprivation of liberty of the businessman, who was involved in the manufacturing of medical masks, according to SUCK Russia in the region.

According to investigators, the accused, knowing that his friend was sent to the Ivanovo region a large batch of medical protective masks, a businessman tied to a radiator in his apartment, beaten and threatened with a knife, demanding to change the delivery address of the goods for the sum more than 31 million rubles. When the goods arrived at the specified place by an attacker, the accomplices of the accused had stolen goods and transported to Moscow for further sales.

Freed, the businessman has addressed with the statement to the police. In hot pursuit the suspect was detained by employees of criminal investigation Department. During searches on the basis of wholesale in Moscow were found and seized part of the stolen masks, but more than half of the goods, the attackers had to implement. Now the property of the owner delivered to Irkutsk.

Irkutsk investigators have charged a 49-year-old man charged with illegal deprivation of liberty and robbery.