SSU officers arrested arms dealer in Kharkiv region

A man, 33, has been arrested after attempting to sell two Glok-17 pistols, press center of the SSU (State Security Service of Ukraine) in the Kharkiv region reports.

19 January 2016 10:00

During the pre-operative investigation, it was found that the man has arranged the supply of spare parts for guns imported from Western Europe. He assembled guns out of various parts delivered by postal parcels, without permission to import goods for the production of weapons into Ukraine. The offender organized the illegal gun selling through specialized Internet forums.

During a search, ammunition for various caliber guns of Western Europe and the United States production were found in his premises. The investigation has started with regard to charges under two articles of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

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