In Oratovski district, Vinnytsia region, the security forces stopped activity of the powerful clandestine distillery and seized sportsmeet worth 3.5 million. About it reports press-the SBU center.
«Employees of security Service of Ukraine jointly with the tax authorities and the Prosecutor’s office stopped activity of underground factory, which on an industrial scale manufactured alcohol in Oratovski district, Vinnytsia region», — stated in the message.
Illegal production in the territory of idle food factory in a village in the district was organized by two inhabitants of Kiev and Vinnitsa regions. The attackers installed in the plant with modern equipment, cooling systems, reservoirs, tanks, pumps for automated fabrication of alcohol of the distillate.
During the searches police seized 15 tons of alcohol mixture for more than 3,5 million hryvnias. The cost of the identified equipment, according to preliminary estimates, is 6.5 million.
Open criminal proceedings under part 2 of article 28, part 1, 2, 3 of article 204 of the Criminal code of Ukraine. The pretrial investigation proceeds.
Recall from the «scorched» vodka annually kill about 10 thousand Ukrainians.
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