Law enforcement officers continue to be engaged in identification of illicit trafficking in narcotic substances in the Nikolaev area.
So, on February 14, on St. Valentine's Day in the city of Yuzhnoukrainsk of the Nikolaev area in jobless M.'s house of 1969 year of birth the staff of department of fight against a drug trafficking of the South Ukrainian municipal government of militia, during carrying out the authorized search, revealed and withdrew 7 kilograms of marihuana.
And here some days before it, in the village Sand of the New Odessa region of the Nikolaev area in jobless M.'s house of 1989 year of birth the staff of department of fight against a drug trafficking of the Novobugsky District Department of Internal Affairs was revealed and withdrew 2 kilograms of marihuana.
In both cases criminal cases according to Art. 309 of UK of Ukraine - "Storage of narcotic substances without sales objective" which prescribes punishment in the form of imprisonment from 3 to 6 years are brought.
Approximately the total cost of the withdrawn drugs in "the black market" makes about 200 thousand hryvnias.