Representatives of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kyrgyzstan in Russia detained a 32-year-old citizen of the Kyrgyz Republic in Moscow on suspicion of extorting money from compatriots. Press service of the ministry reported.
The man is a native of Osh region and has a status of underboss for Moscow and Moscow Oblast in the criminal environment.
The detainees had been involved in other crimes, one of which is a large scale theft. The detainees were taken to the pretrial detention center of the Moscow police department. The issue of their extradition to the Kyrgyz Republic is being resolved.