The inhabitant of Stavropol territory was sentenced to three years in prison for stealing 40 thousand leeches

In the Stavropol region came into force verdict against two locals who stole 40 thousand medical leeches on one million roubles. On Wednesday, may 3, reported on the website of the Stavropol regional court.

Men were also found guilty of theft in especially large size. It is established that at night they broke into the room where he kept the polymer buckets of leeches, poured water and put them in a bag. 86 emptying the containers, they fled the scene of the crime.

The accused with the accusation and qualification of their actions agreed.

Apanasenkovskogo district court sentenced one of them to three years in correctional colony of strict regime. The second to four years of probation.

The crime was committed in the village of Divnoe (Apanasenkovskogo district) last year. A local resident addressed in a call center of Department of internal Affairs with the statement for theft. The man reported that unknown persons have disassembled a roof in the outbuildings on the territory of a private household and abducted leech. The two suspects — previously convicted young people were detained in December 2016. At home they raided, which resulted in the seized stolen.