Transcarpathian police detained 12 illegal migrants

1 November 2017 11:56  59163966 0165536
Transcarpathian police detained 12 illegal migrants

Officers of the Department for Combating Crimes Related to Trafficking in Persons are searching for persons involved in the organization of transportation of 12 illegal migrants

Transcarpathian police continue to combat illegal migration. Officers of the Department for Combating Crimes Related to Trafficking in Persons, together with border guards, prevented an attempt of transportation of a group of illegal migrants to the EU countries. Eight men and four women were detected 800 meters from the state border line. They did not have any documents.

At the moment, they were taken to the temporary detention facility of the Chop border guard detachment.

The police opened a criminal proceeding over the incident under Article 332 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, that is, illegal transportation of persons across the state border of Ukraine.

Law enforcers are identifying the persons who may be involved in the organization of and assistance in illegal migration. The investigation continues.

Source: National Police in Transcarpathian region.

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