The SBU seized 3 tons of raw amber in Zhytomyr region

In Zhitomir area security Service specialists of Ukraine under the procedural guidance of the Prosecutor’s office withdrew from the organizers and participants of illegal amber business more than 3 tons of raw stone. Reports a press about it-service SBU.

During a number of searches in the regional center and in the localities Olevskii district, law enforcement officers found packaged in fractions of amber, the “black accounts” speculators and funds for the illegal buying and production.

Continues pre-trial investigation in criminal proceedings opened under part 4 of article 240 of the Criminal code of Ukraine.