Kuzbass inspectors of the Department of wildlife poachers detained five bears at the murder scene, which left two cubs, told RIA Novosti on Monday head of the operational department of wildlife, Kemerovo region, Valery Fyodorov.
"Inspectors can say stumbled during a raid on the armed men. Near the den was killed by a bear in a den, two squealing cubs are blind," — said Fedorov.
The official told RIA Novosti, while the Cubs for the following employees of the department. However, they are planning to transfer to Novokuznetsk circus.
The hunting season for brown bear in Novokuznetsk ended December 31, 2010.
The five detainees are suspected of a crime under the criminal code of 258, which sanction — a fine of up to 200 thousand rubles, or correctional labor for up to two years, plus 65 thousand rubles damages caused to the state.