SBU prevents the sale of a minor child in Khmelnytskyi
Officials of the SBU Office in Khmelnytskyi region, together with the National Police investigators, exposed a local resident who planned to sell or "lease" her minor daughter.
Special service operatives received information that a local resident was looking for a buyer for his own fifteen-year-old daughter for further sexual exploitation. The offender estimated her child in UAH 40,000.
Law enforcers detained a woman in one of the parks of the regional center after receiving the first "tranche" in the amount of UAH 20,000.
Within the framework of a criminal proceeding initiated under Part 3 of Art. 149 (trafficking in human beings) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, the issue of serving a note of suspicion of committing a crime to the detainee is being solved.
The offender is looking up to fifteen years of imprisonment.
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