Police seized more than one and a half kilograms of marijuana in the Stavropol Territory

During the investigation of a criminal case on the illegal manufacture and storage of narcotic drugs without the purpose of sale, police officers established the involvement of a 58-year-old suspect in yet another crime.

In the course of operational activities conducted by policemen at the place of residence of the citizen, a substance of vegetable origin was found and seized.

The examination established that the seized substance was a narcotic-marijuana with a total mass of about one and a half kilograms.

According to the detainee, he kept the narcotic drug for personal use.

The Investigative Division of the MIA of Russia Division in the city of Pyatigorsk in relation to the suspect instituted criminal proceedings on the basis of the crime provided for in part 2 of Article 228 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation.

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