Transcarpathian officers of the State Protection Service in cooperation with officers of Svalyava district department of the MIA Office detained a wanted offender who had been sentenced to five years’ imprisonment.
Around 22.00, police officers were patrolling the city of Svalyava. On Kyivska street, the policemen noticed a suspicious man who began to ran away upon seeing the patrol car. But the police officers were quicker and detained him.
The fugitive was taken to the Svalyava district police department. During the identification of the detained person, it was found out that the 33-year-old native of Svalyava was wanted for committing crimes under the Criminal Code of Ukraine: Part 4 of Article 296 (hooliganism), Part 1 of Art.121 (grievous bodily harm) and Part 1 of Art. 309 (illegal production, storage, transportation of narcotics).
In addition, it was found out that under the sentence of the Transcarpathian Appeal Court dd. 10.09.2015, the detainee had been sentenced to five years in prison.
Currently, the investigation over this fact continues.