FAMILIES. KAZINFORM – A man with marijuana was removed from a train in Semey, Kazinform reports with reference to Polisia.kz.
A 30-year-old man was detained on the Zhana-Semipalatinsk railway of the city of Semey. According to operational information, the family member illegally stored drugs.
During the verification of the information, the fact was confirmed. Employees of the linear department of the police of the city of Semey, together with employees of the operational department of the institution OV-156/14 DUI for East Kazakhstan, detained a man red-handed. During a personal search, a substance of plant origin, marijuana, was seized from him.
According to the detainee, he kept it for personal consumption.
“It has been established that the detainee does not have the right to keep confiscated items. Currently, the seized items have been sent for examination and investigative actions are being carried out as provided for in article 296 of part 2 of the Criminal Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan “Illegal manufacture, processing, acquisition, storage, transportation without the purpose of selling narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances, their analogues,” said the head of the operational department of the institution -156/14 DIS for East Kazakhstan region Aibek Akshalov.