In Saksky District of Crimea, police precinct officers found “drug plantation” at one of villagers

In the framework of measures to combat drug crime in the region, officers of the police precinct service of the MIA of Russia Inter-Municipal Division Saksky received information on the involvement of a resident of the district in drug trafficking.

During the verification of the information received, police officers found a greenhouse in the suspect’s home yard in which the 38-year-old villager was growing hemp bushes.

97 bushes of a drug-containing plant with signs of care and watering were seized and sent for research.

According to the expert opinion, the seized bushes were drug-containing plants.

The inquiry division of the MIA of Russia Inter-Municipal Division Saksky opened a criminal case on the grounds of a crime under part 1 of Article 231 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation.

The sanction of the article provides for punishment ranging from a large fine of up to three hundred thousand rubles and up to two years in prison.

   
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