Drug dealers sentenced to long time imprisonment in Vinnytsia region
The judicial panel of Vinnytsia City Court convicted the members of an organized criminal group who produced and sold amphetamine and methamphetamine.
The organizer of the drug business was a former law enforcer. He was assisted by a 28-year old girl who at that time was an active officer. A local businessman sold the drugs in his own nightclubs and cafes. The money was spent on elite cars and real estate.
The SBU officers apprehended the criminals in summer 2014 in a rented house in the suburbs of the city where an underground laboratory was equipped. The laboratory produced up to 1 kg of drugs per day.
In the process of search, the SBU officers revealed equipment, a press for producing tablets and many precursors. In addition, ammunition to firearms were confiscated.
The judicial panel found the criminal guilty under a number of articles of the Criminal Code of Ukraine and sentenced the members of the group to 12 and 11,5 years of imprisonment.
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