Criminal police detained two young men for selling drugs on social networks.
The criminal police sector of the Irpen and Buchan branches, together with employees of the anti-drug crime department with the participation of the special police regiment, under the procedural leadership of the Irpen prosecutor’s office, exposed two drug traffickers in the city.
Police found that a 20-year-old student, along with him a year older than a friend, was selling drugs through the Telegram channel.
During urgent searches at the place of residence of the suspects, law enforcement officers seized a mobile phone, with a chat in a telegram channel selling cannabis, bank cards, and business cards.
Drug products were also seized: bags of a substance of plant origin. Material evidence was sent to conduct relevant examinations.
Now the suspects are detained in accordance with Art. 208 Code of Criminal Procedure of Ukraine, the issue of choosing a preventive measure is being decided.
Investigators instituted criminal proceedings under Part 1 of Art. 307 (Illegal production, acquisition, storage, transfer or sale of narcotic drugs) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. The sanction of article provides imprisonment for a period of four to eight years. The fate of the attackers will be decided by the court.
(C) Police of the Kiev region