In the capital, operatives in the Lisovy massif detained a drug dealer

13 July 2022

The police seized from the detainee cannabis cones, LSD brand, psilocybin mushrooms, chocolate bars with hashish for a total amount of about 300 thousand hryvnias

The drug dealer was informed of the suspicion and for what he committed he faces up to ten years in prison with confiscation of property.

During the implementation of operational information, employees of the Department of Combating Narcotic Crime in Kyiv of the Department of Combating Narcotic Crime of the National Police documented the illegal activity of a resident of the Forest Massif in the sale of drugs. The drug dealer sold prohibited substances throughout Ukraine.

 

Roman Magur, the investigator of the Desnyan police department, said that the police conducted primary investigative actions and seized physical evidence that confirms his involvement in the systematic sale of drugs:

"We established that a 27-year-old man received narcotic drugs at post offices, and at home packaged and delivered them with the help of a messenger. During the arrest of a drug dealer on Kurchatova Street, we seized two zip-top bags with a green substance of vegetable origin. According to the expert's opinion, this is cannabis with a total weight of 880 grams. At the place of residence of the detainee in the house on Milyutenko Street, we conducted an urgent search and seized a significant amount of narcotic and psychotropic drugs, which had already been prepared for sale. In particular, these are 85 brands of "LSD", psilocybin mushrooms and chocolates with hashish. The value of the seized at black market prices is about 300,000 hryvnias."

 

In addition, the investigators added electronic scales, means for packaging drugs, SIM cards and a laptop to the material evidence. The local resident was detained in accordance with Article 208 of the Criminal Procedure Code of Ukraine.

 

Investigators of the Desnyan police department, under the procedural guidance of the district prosecutor's office, informed the defendant of the suspicion of committing a criminal offense, provided for in Part 2 of Art. 307 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine - illegal production, manufacture, acquisition, storage, transportation, forwarding or sale of narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances or their analogues in large quantities.

The investigators submitted a petition to the court to choose a preventive measure in the form of detention for the detainee. The suspect faces up to ten years in prison with confiscation of property.