Kherson region: military contractor convicted for weapons selling
SBU materials helped the Bilozersk District Court of Kherson region to sentence a serviceman who was detected on the illegal sale of military means of destruction to five years in prison.
SBU’s officers found that the serviceman of one of the Kherson garrison units set up an illegal channel of weapons and ammo supply from the Joint Forces Operation region. The male sold illegal munitions to the local residents, SBU found.
The law enforcers detained the offender on his another attempt of selling two foreign-production guns, a Degtyarev machine gun and 250 different caliber rounds.
The Court found the serviceman guilty in committing a crime stipulated by Part 1 Article 263 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
The verdict came into force.
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