Law enforcement officers of the new Urengoy closed the illegal casino, which in the apartment of a residential house opened the immigrants from Chechnya. This was reported in the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs on YANAO.

As reported, in August of the current year, during operational-search events, police officers were established that an illegal casino, organized by immigrants from Chechnya, works in the apartment of one of the houses in Novy Urengoy. Only certain persons can get into this gambling establishment, having received consent by phone. Law enforcement officers detained the organizers of an illegal casino with political. Eleven slot machines, recognized by experts as gaming equipment with material gain, were found and seized in the apartment.

A criminal case has been initiated on this fact. The court chose a preventive measure in respect of the detainees in the form of a recognizance not to leave.