Valery LEBOVKA, “FACTS”
In Rivne region law enforcement officers continue to struggle with illegal “miners”, whose actions on the mining of amber turn a forest region in the vast deserts of the island.
So, on Thursday, June 25, the police blocked the activity of an organized criminal group that specialized in the resale of illegally mined “sun stone”.
This was reported in the Ukraine.
It is specified that in the course of the searches, police seized 142 kilograms of Packed stones of various fractions. The total value of seized amber raw — 2 million.
It was found that residents Rokytnivskiy the district organized the acquisition and storage of amber for the purpose of further transportation across the border of Ukraine bypassing the customs of the established rules.
At present investigative actions proceed.
Installs all persons who may be relevant to the criminal offense provided h. 2 art 240-1 (Illegal production, sale, purchase, transfer, shipment, transportation, processing of amber).
Earlier, the “FACTS” wrote that the SBU has blocked the illegal extraction of raw amber, which was under the so-called “custody” of officials of the patrol police of Rivne region.