In Saratov is checked on the fact of theft to the police of goods from the supermarket. On Monday, April 24, reported on the website of the regional Department of the Investigative Committee.
According to preliminary data, April 22, a DPS officer tried to get out of the store several items in the amount of approximately 4.9 thousand rubles. When 25-year-old policeman came out of the supermarket, he was stopped by the guards. The victims were later seized by law enforcement officers.
As explained to RIA Novosti a source in law enforcement bodies of the region, among the goods allegedly taken away by a policeman, was a women’s epilator, a few packages of condoms and gel pens.
In turn, the press service of the MIA in the Saratov region said that if the police can prove guilt, he will be dismissed from the internal Affairs bodies on negative motives, and will bear legal responsibility.
Article 158 of the criminal code (“Theft”) provides for a fine, compulsory work, or up to two years in prison.