SSU apprehended Uzhgorod resident for the attempt to smuggle illegal migrants through the border


On June 5, SSU workers detained the resident of Uzhgorod, who tried to take illegally 6 citizens of Vietnam over the state border of Ukraine to Slovakia. It was established that 37-year-old unemployed resident of Uzhgorod, convicted before for smuggling people through the state border of Ukraine, organized delivery of Vietnam migrants from Kharkov to Transcarpathia. Illegal migrants were hidden temporarily by the malefactor in a private house of his friend in v.Velyki Lazy, Uzhgorod district. He had to receive $4000 for smuggling illegal migrants.

SSU officers detained the malefactor nearby his house in Uzhgorod.

SSU inspectors in Transcarpathian region commenced a criminal case against the detainee in accordance with the Part 3 Article 332 (organization of illegal transportation of persons through the state border of Ukraine conducted for mercenary ends) of Criminal Code of Ukraine. Detainee is under arrest. Investigation goes one.