Seized about 2 tons of amber.
In Kiev region employees of the security Service of Ukraine seized about two tons of amber, which was in the shop for the processing of this semi-precious stone, reports the Chronicle.info with reference for Today.
As reported the press Secretary of the Prosecutor General Andrei Lysenko, the operation was conducted under the procedural management of Prosecutor’s office of Zhytomyr region.
Investigative actions were carried out in the pre-trial investigation on the fact of violation of the rules of use of mineral resources, which has led to serious consequences, committed by a group of persons upon a preliminary collusion.
“A native of a foreign state together with accomplices organized in Odessa region illegal production processing of illegally extracted amber. The activities of the “amber” businessman exposed and stopped in February. But then the man continued its activities and organized in the Vasilkovsky region of Kiev region the illegal production”, – said Lysenko.