SBU discovers opium poppy plantation in ATO area
In Sloviansk Distrcit, Donetsk Region, officers of the Security Service of Ukraine and police discovered opium poppy plantation.
During search of a resident of the village of Khrestyshche, law enforcers seized approximately 10 kg of poppy straw.
According to the offender, he planted poppy for making and selling drugs.
A criminal case was instituted under Article 309 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. Urgent investigative actions are in progress.
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