Rostov customs officers seized nearly 1kg of marijuana in the car of the citizen of Ukraine

 

Rostov customs officers seized nearly 1kg of marijuana in the car of the citizen of Ukraine

In December 2019, officials of the customs post MAPP Novoshakhtinsk, the Rostov customs together with the border Department of the FSB of Russia in the Rostov region and Rostov LU MVD Rossii na transporte revealed the fact of transportation of drugs in large size. According to the results of verification activities a criminal case.

At the customs post MAPP Novoshakhtinsk in the implementation of customs control in respect of vehicles leaving from the territory of the Russian Federation to Ukraine, customs officers drew attention to the strange behavior of a passenger of one of cars.

To check information on possible violations of the customs laws when moving goods across the state border of the Russian Federation, employees of Department on struggle against smuggling of drugs Rostov customs together with employees of the kennel Department of the Rostov customs, the customs post MAPP Novoshakhtinsk, the Rostov customs and Rostov LOU Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia on transport was organized and carried out quickly-investigative and inspection activities.

As a result of the customs inspection of said car, in the trunk found the bag with personal belongings of the passenger, inside of which was 6 rounded, presumably with substance of a phytogenesis of green color.

To determine the exact composition of the substance was sent to forensic laboratory. As a result of the study it is established that the specified substance is a narcotic drug cannabis (marijuana) weighing more than 800 grams.

Rostov customs office opened a criminal case under part 3 of the article 229.1 of the criminal code (smuggling of narcotic drugs in large size). A citizen of Ukraine, carried out illicit supply of drugs, arrested. Investigative measures.

Anna Polaskova, press Secretary of the Rostov customs