Employees of the "North" Inspectorate in collaboration with the National Investigation Inspectorate and PI Balti Prosecution, have documented the criminal activity of a specialized group of marijuana drug marketing in particularly high quantities.
General Inspectorate of Police informs that the organizer of the criminal group, 51, and three members aged between 17 and 30 years, residing in Ungheni, were arrested for 30 days.
The head of the group was previously judged, currently being investigated for some robberies committed in the north of the country.
Detention of suspects took place in Ungheni while they were making drugs. Following the police investigations, it was established that members of the group formed a scheme of free circulation of drugs throughout the country by 40 people.
The intermediaries were receiving the merchandise to sell in different parts of the country.
After 14 searches in the homes of the arrested, were detected marked money in the amount of MDL 11.000, there were detected and taken approximately 5 kg of marijuana worth MDL 150 thousand, an undocumented weapon and a sniper rifle of 5.45 caliber, also undocumented. Mobile phones and computers were also found.
If the men are found guilty, they risk a punishment by imprisonment from 3 to 7 years.