Zhytomyrski traffic police combat illegal arms trafficking

In Zhytomyr personnel road patrol continues to carry out thorough checks of vehicles to detect cases of illegal transportation of explosives, firearms and knives. This gives some results. Nearby towns Yabluntsya, Yemel'chins'kyy RayoWell, the traffic police stopped VAZivku, running the 51-year resident of the district center. During examination by car in niche driver door was found object, like a hunting knife with a 10-centimeter blade. Revolver "Magnum" caliber 4 mm kept in the glove compartment of his "Fiat" 35-year-old city. Places. Weapons helped him get rid of employees certain placesevoho traffic police department, who found a revolver under examination by car. Remote forwarded for investigation to the Research Forensic Centre at the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Currently, police opened criminal proceedings into the illegal handling of weapons, ammunition and explosives (st.263 Criminal Code of Ukraine). For workhis law, such actions are punishable by imprisonment for a term of 3 to 7 years. UGAI Internal Affairs of Ukraine Zhytomyr region