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 Bakhmut police detained gang terrorizing local residents. PHOTO

The criminals were demanding valuables from locals and threatening them.

Censor.NET reports citing National Police.

It took police some time to document the crimes the group was committing, but today, as one of the victims was handing over 10,000 hryvnia ($385) to the criminals, they were detained.

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All four of them are unemployed residents of Bakhmut, born in 1998 and 1994. The men decided to earn some 'cheap money.' They would pick a victim and threaten him or her with violence and bodily harm unless a 'compensation' was paid to them.

Investigation continues. The detainees face up to seven years in prison.
 
 
 
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