Police in Georgia detain citizen of Ukraine for drug crime

The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia has detained a citizen of Ukraine O.S.(DoB 1981) for illegal purchase and keeping of especially large amount of narcotic drugs.

As the Interior Ministry reports, police seized 31 packages of narcotic drug during a personal search of the detainee.

An investigation has been launched under Part “a”, Provision 6, Article 260 of the Criminal Code of Georgia, involving illegal purchase and keeping of especially large amount of narcotic drugs. The detainee faces from 8 to 20 years’ imprisonment or life sentence.