Officers of the Beregovo Police Department, during a search authorized by a court, found marijuana and methamphetamine at the place of residence of a suspect in a criminal proceeding, a resident of the district center. The police are investigating the fact of illegal possession of narcotic drugs.
Having received a search warrant, yesterday, April 26, at around 22.00, law enforcement officers arrived at the suspect’s home. During the search, the police found a green, crushed dried substance similar to marijuana. The weight of the substance packaged in polyethylene bags was about 100 grams. In addition, law enforcement officers found in the house of the the 50-year-old man 50 grams of white powder similar to the psychostimulant – methamphetamine.
The evidence was sent for examination. The offender, who has already been convicted for similar offenses, refused to explain the origin and purpose of the prohibited substance.
The police opened a criminal proceeding over the illegal production and possession of narcotic drugs under Part 2 of Art. 309 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. The origin of the controlled substances will be determined during the investigation.