10-year old girl robbed in Kiev

An Odessa native took away a girl’s mobile phone by threatening to use force.

1 December 2015 14:00

Police arrested a 20-year old native of Odessa charged with robbing a 10-year old girl after the girl’s mother reported the robbery.

 The man, who arrived in Kiev to make some money, saw the girl playing games on her mobile and decided to take it away. According to Kiev Police Department’s press service, the man threatened the girl with using force.

A criminal investigation pursuant to Section 1 of Article 186 (robbery) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine has been launched. Under the article, the suspect faces a 4-year prison term.