In the Krasnodon region of Lugansk area the staff of SBU stopped attempt of smuggling of consumer goods from Ukraine worth about half a million hryvnias. Reports a press - service SBU.
In crossing attempt out of customs control of a large consignment of consumer goods three citizens of Ukraine and three citizens of Russia are detained. Smuggled goods, intended for realization in the territory of Russia and were in 103 bales. It is illegal to transport goods through border malefactors tried by trucks.
It is established that the inhabitant of Krasnodon was the organizer of an illicit action. He intended to carry out the plan with assistance of five accomplices.
At detention malefactors showed resistance, tried to escape, however thanks to the accurate and coordinated work of field investigators and investigators all offenders were detained. By a preliminary estimate the cost of goods which intended for smuggling, makes about 500 thousand hryvnias.
Concerning offenders the investigative department of Management of SBU in Lugansk area brought criminal case for h. 2 Art. 15, h. 2 Art. 201 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (attempt at illegal movement tovarno - material values through frontier of Ukraine out of customs control in the big size, made behind the previous plot by a group of persons). The investigation of case lasts.