In Kiev, police detained the car in which 50-year-old man was transporting grenade launchers and ammunition. On Wednesday, November 1, reports UNIAN with reference to Department of communication of the police of Kiev.
It is noted that law enforcement officers stopped the Ford Transit due to the fact that the driver in the evening went with the switched off headlights.
According to the chief of the National police in the city of Kiev Andrey Krishchenko during communication with the driver police noticed in the cabin of transport of suspicious items, like ammunition.
“Inspected vehicle and found two rocket-propelled grenade, several thousand cartridges of various calibre, which were in the metal boxes and wooden boxes, six stores and two knife, 6 grenades and fuses to them,” he said.
In addition, police found 40 items, similar to under-barrel grenade VOG-25. Further, the police conducted an inspection of the detainee housing, where they seized several hundred rounds of ammunition. The man explained that he had brought ammunition from the zone ATO, where previously served in the volunteer battalion. He kept them in his garage next to the house, but decided to move the village to a nearby area for further storage.
The withdrawn subjects are directed on expert research.
The man was arrested. Initiated criminal proceedings under article about illegal circulation of weapons, ammunition or explosives.
We will remind, earlier it was reported that a resident of Kiev were taken from the zone ATO 46 grenades.