Odessa police are investigating a robbery at entrepreneurs of Poltava region, reported on the website of the National police.

“Data are brought in the Unified register of pre-judicial investigations on signs of the offense under part 4 of article 187 of the Criminal code of Ukraine”, – stated in the message.

The incident happened on Monday around 18: 00 on the 24th km of the highway Kiev – Odessa. Car entrepreneurs, followed by manufactured goods market for the goods, stopped at a café at the entrance to Odessa. At this time the group of unknown persons in camouflage uniforms and balaclavas sprayed on people inside the canister of an unknown substance, took the bags of money in the amount of UAH 12 million and fled the scene in his car.

Continues pre-trial investigation on the fact of robbery. Measures for establishment and detention of the persons involved in this crime.