In St. Petersburg unknown persons robbed the carrier of Apple gadgets. The victim tried to stop the attackers on their own and even managed to get them to give up the car but got shot in the stomach.
Afternoon 11 December 1-m Upstream of the passage is attacked by a courier of Apple products (presumably MacBook air), transporting equipment by car. According to preliminary information, the road car on which moved the victim, blocked the Hyundai Solaris. From it emerged four of them, that took away the carrier bags with gadgets, got in the car and drove away.
However, the victim ran after them and caught up with the attackers. The robbers jumped out of the car and ran helter-skelter. The carrier ran after those who were holding bags. When he caught the perpetrator, he shot him in the stomach from a traumatic gun. After that the victim had given up the chase.
“As a result of the conflict in the victim was shot in the stomach from a traumatic gun. At the moment, to the place called the experts. Also involved dog handlers, who have to take the trail,” said a source in law enforcement bodies.
The scene takes place in the inventory of stolen property and search operations.
This is not the first case of attacks on employees of firms that sell Apple equipment in Russia. On December 30 last year, the robbers caused one address two couriers from different companies. Threatening them with a gun, they tied up the messengers and then took up their iPhone and iPad. The total damage has exceeded 500 000.
On 17 December it was reported robberies, which were carried out according to the same scheme. In the North-West of Moscow, the criminals ordered the iPhone 6 at a rented apartment, located in one of the houses in the Sailing directions. Once the couriers arrived, they tied them up, robbed and fled from the scene on the car of one of employees of the company for the delivery of goods.
In the same month in Moscow two unknown persons have attacked on carriers of the “MNKP Protection of labour”. When they arrived at the address, two robbers came into an entrance after them. They stole the package with a cell phone belonging to the company, which employs couriers. After that the criminals fled.