In the Tyumen District of the Tyumen Region there was detained a 38-year-old man suspected in illegal felling of more than 158 cubic meters of forest to a total of about 900 thousand rubles.
The Police found that in late 2013 the suspect without permits cut elite trees in the Tahtalinsk forestry of the Tyumen Region. He planned to take the timber out and sell it.
The malefactor was detained when loading the timber.
Criminal proceedings have been initiated. The preventive measure selected for the suspect was house arrest.
Press-Service of MIA Administration in the Tyumen Region
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