On the first day of Christmas, the father of the young Vasyl from the village of Ilnytsya reported to the Irshava district police that two unidentified attackers threatening his son with an object similar to a knife, forcibly had taken away his wallet, which contained the money in the amount of UAH 500.
The investigative team of district police department immediately went to the scene and documented the crime.
Officers of the Criminal Investigation Sector of Irshava District Police, Lieutenants Stepan Vovkanych and Oleksandr Trykur immediately started searching for the robbers. As a result, they received the information about 15-year-old local boys from poor and disadvantaged families. The police officers soon managed to detain the suspects. Criminal proceedings under Art. 186 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (robbery) has been initiated.