It was established that a resident formed the intelligence group under the supervision of a general of the Russian occupation forces. It consisted of 5 locals.
According to the curator’s instructions, the agents also collected information on the socio-political situation in the region and the consequences of enemy missile strikes in Mykolayiv.
To obtain classified information, including the positions of Ukrainian units, the attackers tried to use active service members in the dark. They were allegedly asked for secret information in a friendly conversation.
After “successful” performance of tasks, some agents had to be evacuated to the Crimea, others – were promised a leading position in case of occupation of the Mykolaiv region.
Active members of the enemy group were detained during the investigative and operational actions in the regional center.
Currently, the detainees have been informed about the suspicion of committing crimes under Part 2 of Art. 111 (treason) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.