The Prosecutor's Office of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea has opened criminal proceedings on the illegal detention by the occupying forces of a resident of the Odesa region on the territory of the peninsula. The press service of the prosecutor's office in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol reports.
"Under the procedural leadership of the Prosecutor's Office of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol, the GUNP in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol began criminal proceedings on the fact of the illegal detention on the territory of the occupied peninsula of a 22-year-old resident of the Odessa region (part 2 of article 146 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine)," the message stated.
It is noted that the sanction of the article provides for imprisonment for up to ten years. The prosecutor's office also reports that a citizen of Ukraine came to Crimea in early September on vacation, and on September 22 was detained by the invaders in Yevpatoria for allegedly public calls for extremist activities on the peninsula.
"Occupational law enforcement officers" took the detainee to Simferopol, where the illegally created "Kyivsky District Court of Simferopol" chose him a measure of restraint in the form of detention," the press service adds.