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In Poland, arrested the Russian criminal authority "Circus"

The Russian criminal authority Oleg Pirogov, nicknamed "the Circus" was arrested in Poland, the decision on his extradition will take the court, told RIA Novosti the official representative of the district Prosecutor's office gdańsk grażyna of Vavrinyuk.

In response to a request to RIA Novosti, she said that on 18 July 2020, on the territory of Sopot (Near Gdansk) has been detained the citizen of Russia Oleg Pies.

She explained that the detention occurred in connection with the Bolo Pirogov authorities of the Russian Federation. He was interrogated by the regional Prosecutor's office in Gdansk. "At the request of the Prosecutor, the court temporarily arrested this man," - said the Prosecutor.

According to her, currently, the Prosecutor's office is awaiting transfer by the authorities of the Russian Federation a formal request for extradition Pirogov. "Decision on the admissibility of extradition will accept the district court of gdańsk, and the decision on the extradition and the Minister of justice," said Vavrinyuk.