In Slovyansk, Donetsk region, law enforcement forces burned drugs priced at $1.5 million, reports the press service of the regional Interior Department.
"By this burning we destroyed the narcotic substances seized during the investigation of 76 criminal proceedings. Totally, more than 100 kg of cannabis, acetylated opium, and precursors were eradicated ", stated in the message.
The drugs were evidence in various criminal processes, and destroyed according to the verdict of the court, together with the equipment for their production. The approximate cost of destructed drugs is $1.5 million.
In September, in Slovyansk, security services seized weapons and methadone for the amount of ₴45 thousand.