Arsenal of illegal weapons discovered in Druzhkovka

Police officers continue to monitor the accumulation of illegal arms.

22 October 2015 12:36

The law enforcers of Druzhkovka city have conducted the operational and preventive activities in 6 villages of Yasinovata region: Ocheretino, Orlovka, Novobahmutovka, Keramik, Pervomayskoye and Novokalinovo. 

The enforcement officers have discovered and seized a weapons & ammunition cache, solved 2 crimes and drafted 7 administrative reports.

“A total of 26 officers of Druzhkovka City Police Department, 76 employees of additional forces as well as 3 teams of Traffic Police were involved in operation,” Artem Kryschenko, Chief of Druzhkovka City Police Department, reported.

Thus, police have discovered 4 units of RPG (rocket propelled grenade) and over 400 cartridges in one of the abandoned houses in Pervomayskoye village. 

The information on this fact was entered into the Unified Register of Pre-trial Investigations under Part 1 of Art. 263 ‘illegal handling of weapons, ammunition or explosives’ of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.