SBU detains in Lviv region organizers of amber supply smuggled channel to Europe
SBU officials jointly with the military prosecutor’s office detained in Lviv region organizers of amber supply smuggled channel to Europe.
In the frameworks of initiated criminal proceeding the law-enforcers established that “the sunstone” arrived to Lviv from the territory of Rivne region. The dealers milled amber and exported it abroad beyond the customs control. The special service operatives detained courier in the regional center near Lviv and seized 100 kg of natural stone.
During searches in his and two organizers residences the special service officials detected amber plates weighing 15 kg, 11 kg of end product, and equipment for stone treatment. The searches are in process, the seized “sunstone” directed to the expert examination.
The urgent investigations are under way.
For the Attention of the SBU Head