For three years in the Saratov region was operating a criminal group, which for apartments killed 10 people.
Two most active members of the gang - Andrew Koshelev and Anton Surimovu - court-appointed life sentences.
A criminal group of eight people, which included a woman, acted in Balakovo from November 2005 to March 2007.
As the victims of bandits chose single home owners. They are forced to restructure their housing to gang members. After that, the victims were trafficked into the country, where killed and buried.
Detained them during the commission of another crime. Away from the city to check the documents of their car was stopped by traffic police.
In the car police found one of the victims. The man was practically unconscious. Nevertheless, he was able to tell the police that he was tortured and beaten, requiring re-register the documents at the apartment. As found out a consequence, on account of the gang was 10 killed.
- The trial lasted nearly three years, this is due to mnogochislennnymi episodes of murder - told Life News chief of the press-service of SU UPC Saratov Region Marina Makovetskaya. - The mere fact that a criminal case was 107 volumes, speaks for itself.
Of the eight defendants charged in the killings of five. Two executors - Andrei Koshelev and Anton Surimov - received life sentences. The rest was given three years imprisonment to a suspended sentence.