In Uzhgorod, the police detained a man who had broken into the house of a local resident and stole a TV set. Criminal proceeding over the incident has been opened.
Recently, a 63-year-old local resident appealed to Uzhgorod police. The pensioner said that someone had stolen his TV from his house. According to the victim, he left the entrance door unlocked and fell asleep. A thief took advantage of that. The owner noticed the thief when he was carrying the TV from the yard of the house.
The man immediately reported the theft to the police. Police officers together with patrol police detained the suspect several hours later.
A criminal case was opened against the 43-year-old previously convicted Uzhgorod resident under Part 3 of Article 185 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (Theft). The evidence – TV set – was seized and returned to the owner. The investigation continues.
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