According to the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia in St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region, a criminal case was initiated against the detainees, whose age is 12, 14 and 15 years, under the article on robbery.

Information about the crime was received on December 6. According to preliminary data, the teenagers beat a 19-year-old young man near the Akademicheskaya metro station and sprayed the contents of a gas cylinder in his face. After that, the teenagers took away the victim's electronic cigarette and fled.

The alleged attackers were detained on the same day in the Kalininsky district of the city. All the details and circumstances of the incident are being established.

Earlier it became known about the detention in Tyumen of a gang of teenagers who robbed one of the local stores.