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Law enforcement officers of the Sverdlovsk region carried out the “Arsenal” preventive operation. Employees of the operational management of the GUFSIN of Russia in the Sverdlovsk region, as well as operational departments of the institutions of the GUFSIN took part in it.

During the operation, according to information from the operational units of the correctional institutions of the GUFSIN, law enforcement officers seized from illegal circulation 6 units of firearms, 3 units of cold steel, 354 cartridges of various calibers, more than 2 kilograms of explosives, 97 electronic detonators. Among those seized were 50 cartridges of 5.45 mm caliber, 45 cartridges of 5.6 mm caliber, 1071 capsules, 2 metal cans with a substance similar to gunpowder, a numbered knife.

Currently, 3 criminal cases have been initiated on the grounds of crimes under Articles 222, 222.1 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation “Illegal acquisition, transfer, sale, storage, transportation or carrying of weapons, their main parts, ammunition, explosives and explosive devices.”

Thus, the employees of the operational department of IK-13 sent initiative information about the persons who illegally store ammunition to the police department No. 17 of the Nizhnetagilskoye Department of Internal Affairs. During the implementation of the information, the police seized these illegally stored ammunition.

Also, according to the information sent from the operational department of IK-54, together with the police, operational-search measures were carried out, as a result of which an illegally stored smooth-bore long-barreled hunting weapon of the IZH-K model of 16/70 mm caliber and a TOZ-66 model of the same caliber were seized.

Press service of the GUFSIN of Russia for the Sverdlovsk region

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