Kyiv: SBU detains arms dealer
SBU officers in cooperation with the Police detained arms dealer in Kyiv.
The Kyiv resident ordered weapons from abroad and purchased it in Ukraine for further resale, in particular, to the representatives of criminal circles, the law enforcers established in the framework of the initiated criminal proceeding.
The SBU operatives detained the offender on attempting to sell four guns, a large number of bombs and two grenades, one of which was improvised.
The information about possible use of explosive devices by the offenders during mass events aimed to destabilize the situation in the country is being checked.
The pre-trial investigation in the criminal proceeding initiated under Part 1 Article 263 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine is under way.
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