About 2,300 hemp yarn were found and destroyed in the Frasinesti Border Police Sector responsibility area.
According to a press release issued by the Border Police, the plantation extended on over 200 meters and grew erratically near the farmlands near the Bălăureşti, Nisporeni rayon.
The discovery of the field took place on July 29 following the actions carried out by the Border Police of the Regional Directorate WEST to counter the illicit vegetable drugs’ trafficking, detect and destruct the plants containing drugs and identify the persons that cultivated them illegally in the border area.
After documenting all aspects of the case the plants were destroyed by burning. The border guards continue the investigations and necessary actions in order to identify the individuals who illegally cultivated the plants, with their subsequent punishment according to the acting legislation.