A priest from Russia arrested in brothel prostitutes in Vitebsk – media

Minsk. 7 Aug. INTERFAX – the Belarusian Vitebsk during the RAID on the brothel, arrested a priest from Russia, he is suspected of attempting to take women in Petersburg as a living product.

“Vitebsk city Department of the Investigative Committee criminal case under part 1 of article 14 and part 2 of article 171 of the criminal code (attempt on the organization or the use of prostitution or creating conditions for prostitution involving export outside of the state of a person for prostitution) against 39-year-old citizen of the Russian Federation”, – reported in “Facebook” the official representative of the Department of insurance for the Vitebsk region Svetlana Sakharova.

The basis for excitation of criminal cases were the materials received from the staff in combating illicit drug trafficking and trafficking of organs of internal Affairs of Vitebsk.

“A male suspect in custody. Investigators are working with him. Investigators conducted initial investigations, establish circumstances of incident”, – added S. Sakharov.

As the portal 47news.ru detained man’s father Nikolay (Nikolay Kireev) from the Church of the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul in Vsevolozhsk district of Leningrad region.

According to the information portal, father Nicholas went out of the temple on 2 August. Mother he said he was going in pilgrimage to the Moscow region. The last time a priest called about one o’clock on August 3, after that, calls not answered and did not call. On the evening of 4 August, the worried wife contacted the police.

4 August N. Kireeva was detained in Vitebsk apartment where there were prostitutes. The priest was not a visitor of a brothel. Detectives he said that he was going to take women in Saint Petersburg.