It is reported by RIA Novosti with reference to representatives of the Russian law enforcement agencies.

“In the Nikolaev region, in the process of implementing operational information about the fact of a robbery of a store in the city of Snigirevka, a gang of marauders was detained on seven cars and trucks.

During the arrest, the bandits offered armed resistance, the transport of the security forces came under fire, ”the source said.

It is specified that there were no victims as a result of the incident, weapons were confiscated from the marauders - a Ukrainian-made MP-5 submachine gun.

Earlier, in the city of Snigirevka, Mykolaiv region of Ukraine, the Russian Guard seized the weapons and ammunition left by the Armed Forces of Ukraine.