In Chernihiv region three drug couriers sentenced to 8 years of imprisonment
Semenivskyi District Court of Chernihiv region sentenced three criminals who organized drug smuggling from the territory of the Russian Federation.
The SBU officers apprehended the drug couriers in January this year while transporting 1,5 kg of cannabis across the Ukrainian border.
The detainees have already had troubles with the law and previously were prosecuted for committing other crimes.
In accordance with the court decision, the drug dealers are found guilty under Part 2 Article 305 and Part 2 Article 309 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. Each of them is sentenced to 8 years of imprisonment with property confiscation.
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