The other day, in the customs control zone of the “Cargo” cargo complex of the “Zvartnots” airport, the employees of the Zvartnots department of the Anti-Smuggling Department of the SRC and the Western Customs-Department subjected to customs inspection the international courier consignment imported from the USA to RA through the “Globing” company of the “Global Shipping” JSC.
As a result of the search, 112 tin cans with yellow-green masses of “marijuana” type drug with a total weight of about 2400 grams were found.
On the same day, a decision was made to conduct “Operational information acquisition” and “Controlled supply and purchase” operational-investigative activities in the case of the mentioned smuggling. At the same time, within the framework of the measures taken by the operative-intelligence and Zvartnots departments, the information of the recipient of the gift was found out. According to the documents, RA citizen Z.T. was the recipient of the said courier.
Within the framework of the “Controlled Supply and Purchase” operational-investigative event, after receiving the international courier package containing substituted masses of the “marijuana” drug from the service hall of the “Globing” company, operating on Mesrop Mashtots Avenue, Yerevan, on the basis of the existence of reasonable suspicion, he was arrested and the Anti-Smuggling Committee RA citizen V.H., who actually received the parcel, was transferred to the department. A personal search accompanying the arrest was made against him, and then he was transferred to the SRC investigative department.
Regarding the fact, the report on the smuggling incident prepared by the SRC anti-smuggling department employees, together with the found drug masses, was provided to the SRC investigative department, where criminal proceedings were initiated under Article 399 of the RA Criminal Code.
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