In Rakhiv district, a previously convicted thief was detained
The thief did not even have time to sell stolen goods.
A resident of Velyky Bychkiv reported to a local policeman that an unknown person had stolen from the back room of her house power tools that cost 1600 UAH.
The investigative team arrived at the scene of the crime. In a few days, law enforcement officers identified the thief. It was a 23-year-old local resident, previously convicted for similar crimes, who confessed to the crime and returned the stolen goods.
The Head of Rakhiv district police department Vitaly Shymonyak reported that the thief had been arrested and put in a detention center, according to Art.208 of the Criminal Procedure Code. The investigator Ernest Skorozvon initiated criminal proceedings under Part 3 of Art.185 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (theft, coupled with breaking and entering). The criminal faces imprisonment of three to six years.