Founder of the international online store on marijuana sale, citizen of Israel and the U.S. Amos Dov Silver ran away at the international Boryspil Airport during the extradition. He escaped from the law enforcers before the passport control as 112.ua reported citing Spokesperson of the State Border Guard Service Andry Demchenko.
“This person did not pass passport control. He even did not come to the line of passport control. The border guards do not know in which airport zone this person disappeared as the border check is the last one. He did not come for it,” Demchenko stated.
“The Prosecutor’s Office of Kyiv opened the criminal proceeding due to the escape of the foreign citizen at the territory of the international Boryspil Airport during his extradition to the State of Israel. The fugitive was put on the international wanted list and was detained in Kyiv on March 2019,” the message said.
The prosecutor’s office noted that the drug lord disappeared during the accompaniment by the officers of the Security Service of Ukraine. The criminal proceeding is registered due to this incident. The priority investigative actions continue.
The Israeli mass media were the first to report on the escape of Amos Dov Silver. Earlier the Supreme Court of Ukraine granted the motion of Israel on the extradition of Silver.
Drug lord was detained in Kyiv in spring 2019 on the demand of the Israeli police. In July, Kyiv Appeal Court decided to release him for the house arrest.
According to the open source, Telegrass is the Israeli network for the distribution of marijuana with 200,000 members. Israeli police officers noted that 10,000 tons of drugs, including marijuana, cocaine and ecstasy were sold through it.