Two men together with a schoolgirl were engaged in extortion in Yakutia
Yakutia 24 TV channel: A criminal case on extortion was filed against two men and a 15-year-old schoolgirl in the Nerungri district of the republic.
Iin January 2020, a 25-year-old young man had an intimate correspondence with an 18-year-old boy, using a fake social network account and posing as a girl. His goal was to extort money and other items, to which he attracted a 30-year-old friend and a 15-year-old schoolgirl. According to investigators, the group assigned roles to each other.
The girl called the victim and invited him to meet. Her friends were already in the car and demanded money from the victim and his friend in the amount of 10 thousand rubles from each. In the event of a refusal, they threatened to use violence and tell the police about an intimate character correspondence with a minor. The young people, having no money, handed over two guitars, a laptop and three mobile phones to the attackers.
All three attackers were detained by law enforcement officials. Criminal proceedings were instituted against them for extortion, committed by a group of persons in a preliminary conspiracy. All three involved in the case are under recognizance not to leave, they are interrogated as suspects.
“In addition, the investigators have information that this is not the only episode of the groul criminal activity,” says the investigative committee.