Transnistrian militia detained yesterday evening, November 9, a 28-year-old man, who robbed an old woman. The offense was committed on November 7 after 11.00 pm.
The drunk man broke into the window of a first- floor apartment, situated in Oktiabriskaia Street. Threatening with physical punishment, the offender stripped the owner of the apartment, 87, of 100 Transnistrian rubles, an equivalent of eight US dollars. As the man left, the old woman alerted the militia.
The offender was detained without delay. The old woman recognized the criminal. The militia communicated that the offender had been previously prosecuted for similar offenses.