The Security Service of Ukraine (SSU) together with boundary and customs authorities of the country stopped attempt of illicit import to Ukraine from the territory of Russia over 130 kg of heroin, reports NEWSru.ua
On a customs check point "Novoazovsk" in Donetsk region, was looked through on May 7 the Turkish truck which the citizen of Turkey operated. In hiding places in beams of the trailer of the truck 116 briquettes with powder substance with a gross weight over 130 kg were revealed and withdrawn.
The express - the test showed that this substance - heroin. Its estimated cost - over 10 million US dollars.
Law enforcement agencies carry out quickly - investigative actions. The withdrawn substance is sent for examination. By its results the decision on excitement concerning the citizen of Turkey of criminal case will be approved.
It already the second case within the last week when into Ukraine try to import large consignments of heroin. The day before on the Lvov railroad detained the drug trafficker from 17,5 kg of heavy drug for the sum of 2 million dollars. And on March 19 this year on Ukrainian - the Russian border from the citizen of Moldova withdrew 0,5 kg of heroin.