Three Yakutsk residents to come to trial for sale of fake banknotes
Yakutia 24 TV channel: A criminal case under the article “Storage, transportation for sale and sale of intentionally fake bank notes of the Russian Federation Central Bank” has been instituted against two men and one woman who sold about 100 counterfeit 5,000 ruble bills.
“Accused L., having at least 249 fake bank notes of the RF Central Bank with a value of five thousand rubles each, kept them in a metal garage, intending to sell. Subsequently, he entered into a conspiracy with his acquaintance V. and handed over 100 fake notes to him for sale. Partners of V. were his ex-wife and acquaintance,” says the regional prosecutor’s office.
It is noted that the criminal group paid no less than 100 counterfeit banknotes in the stores of Yakutsk and Zhatay in December 2018 – January 2019. The criminal case was sent to court. The case of the crime initiator to be considered separately.