SBU prevents smuggling over four kg of cocaine to Ukraine
The SBU officers within the framework of international cooperation jointly with the Customs Criminal Office of Germany, the Police of Dubai and the fiscal service of Ukraine under the procedural supervision of the Prosecutor's Office blocked the smuggling channel of cocaine from Latin America.
The law enforcers in the international airport “Kyiv” detained a citizen of one of Latin American countries. During the customs search, the SBU officers seized from the criminal over four kilograms of cocaine hidden in a double-bottomed suitcase.
The dealer was detained under Article 208 of the Criminal Procedure Code of Ukraine.
In order to establish all persons involved in the cocaine smuggling and bring them to criminal responsibility under Article 305 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, the investigative actions are under way.
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