SBU stops weapons supply channel for so-called DNR sabotage groups
The SBU officers together with the Fiscal Service stopped a weapons supply channel from temporarily occupied territories for the so-called DNR sabotage groups.
At the checkpoint near Berezove village in Mariinskyi district of Donetsk region, the law enforcers stopped a car. In the process of examination, the SBU officers revealed 6 rifles, including 1 sniper rifle and two assault rifles. The man gave fake documents about the weapon.
According to the SBU, the criminal transported a part of weapons for putting it into a hiding place for a terrorists’ sabotage group.
A criminal case under Article 358 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine is launched.
Urgent investigative actions are under way to identify individuals involved in organizing and functioning the channel of weapons transfer to the saboteurs.
SBU Press Center
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