SBU has destroyed 257 pounds of marijuana seized in 2014.

"The beaver, exhale", in Lviv, the SBU has burned 250 kg of hashish worth 50 million. VIDEO

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A citizen of Ukraine, who wanted to bring drugs into the territory of our state, was convicted under article 305 (smuggling of narcotics) and article 307 (illegal production, the acquisition or sale of drugs) of the criminal code of 10 years imprisonment.

The seized drugs after a judgment burned in the furnace. The estimated cost of destroyed batch of cannabis is about 50 million hryvnia.

"The story began in August 2014, when in Rava-Ruska detained "Mercedes Sprinter" driver who tried to import on the territory of Ukraine, 257 pounds of marijuana. He had a hiding place, a false bottom in the car. Field investigators detained him," - said the press Secretary of the SBU for the Lviv region Oleg Alexandrov.

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