MOSCOW, November 22 (Itar-Tass) — The criminal case against five members of the gang, which is involved in a horrible terrorist act at the Vladikavkaz marketplace and other heinous crimes, passed to the court, spokesman for the Russian Investigation Committee Vladimir Markin told Itar-Tass on Thursday.
“The main investigation department of the Russian Investigation Committee in the North Caucasus Federal District has finalized an investigation into the criminal case against Issa Khashagulgov, Khizar Daurbekov, Mikail Khashagulgov, Magomed Daurbekov and Yusup Dzangiyev. They are accused of banditry, participation in the criminal community, the attempt on the life of a law enforcer, terrorist act and illegal circulation of weapons,” Markin said.
The detectives found that in 2007-2010 the defendants joined the criminal community Vilaiyat Galgaiche, members of which are involved in a terrifying terrorist act the Vladikavkaz central marketplace in September 2010. “The detectives believe that Issa Khashagulgov was the head of a cell of this criminal organization,” Markin noted.
Together with other members of the criminal community the defendants were participating in several attempts on the law enforcers in Ingushetia and North Ossetia. Meanwhile, they are charged with illegal circulation of firearms and ammunition and the destruction of private and state property.
The suicide bomber detonated a bomb at the central marketplace in Vladikavkaz on September 9, 2010. Nineteen people were killed and 240 people were wounded in the suicide bombing.