SBU detains organizer of drug smuggling who is on the wanted list
The SBU officer located and detained Ivano-Frankivsk resident, who was put on the wanted list for organization of drug smuggling into Ukraine.
Early on September 2017, the SBU operatives detained two members of drug grouping on receiving of 6,500 of pills smuggled drugs. The law enforcers established that the criminals ordered drug-containing pills “Subutex” from Europe coordinated their transferring across the border and sold them in the territory of the region. During searches in the criminals` residences, EUR 23,000, over 2 kg of marihuana and 100 g of pure amphetamine were exposed and seized.
The organizer of a crime succeeded to flee the scene and was immediately put on the wanted list in the territory of Ukraine. Recently the law enforcers detained him in private residence of his distant relatives in Ivano-Frankivsk.
The criminal was notified of suspicion under Part 3 Article 305 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
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