Source: Russian Federation Ministry of Internal Affairs in English
As a result of operational-search measures in a car near one of the houses in the town of Yakhroma, a 32-year-old native of one of the Central Asian republics, suspected of selling drugs, was detained by police officers of the MIA of Russia Administration for the Dmitrovsky Urban District.
During the search of the vehicle, the police found and seized 66 packages with a powdered substance of light color. The chemical investigation established that the seized substance was heroin weighing in total over 80 grams.
A criminal case was initiated under Article 30, Article 228.1 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation “Attempted illegal production, sale or transfer of narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances or their analogues”. Placement to custody was selected by court as the preventive measure for the suspect.