For illegal possession of guns volynyanynu faces up to five years behind bars

armed men noticed in the forest. No documents rifle he was not. According to this fact initiated criminal proceedings. By the next part Manevychi District Police received a report, in a wooded area near the village Sof'yanivka Categoriesevidomyy engaged in illegal hunting. To verify this information, the police went to the scene. Later it turned out that the gun caliber 5.6 mm in the forest was 53-year-old resident of the village. No prey, no ammunition or weapons documents had not been found. The gun police seized and sent to study in a scientifico Research Forensic Centre at the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the Volyn region. Investigators have opened criminal proceedings under Part. 1, Art. 263 (illegal handling of weapons, ammunition or explosives) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. Sanction article provides for punishment of imprisonment for a term of two to five years. CG Internal Affairs of Ukraine Volyn region