Members of a criminal group, which specialized in the production and realization of turnover of counterfeit money, were caught with the goods by law-enforcement agencies.
During the arrest, by police were neutralized three men, who were carrying ten thousand euro with obvious signs of forgery.
On March 21, at the intersection of Pushkin and Columna streets, members of investigation of economic crimes together with «Fulger» team detained three men between 31 and 36 years old, originally hail from Vulcanesti district.
Men who worked in Chisinau translation agency, was going to sell counterfeit banknotes in the amount of ten thousand euro in exchange for four thousand euro good money.
Banknotes in nominal value of 50 euro were close down and transferred to the Center of technical and forensic examination, where will be pursued a technical study.
Moreover, the law-enforcement agencies at place of residence of the suspects found the technical equipment, which is likely to have been used for the production of counterfeit banknotes.
Making inquiries about the men they started after that the employees of a commercial bank revealed a counterfeit bill in nominal value of 50 euro, and appealed to the police.
Suspects were arrested for producing and selling counterfeit money and are in custody. They may spend behind the bars from 7 to 15 years.