SBU seized 160 kg of narcotic diet pills

The criminal group was trying to smuggle from China a drug containing sibutramine.

10 December 2015 10:39

This was reported by the press center of the Ukraine’s Security Service (SBU).

In the city of Odessa, the Ukraine’s Security Service stopped the activities of an organized criminal group that tried to smuggle from China a large shipment of a particularly dangerous psychotropic substance - sibutramine. The traffickers were planning to sell these slimming pills both in Ukraine and abroad.

During a search the SBU seized more than 160 kilograms of the pills prohibited in Ukraine.