Employees of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) are conducting investigative actions on the territory of the municipal enterprise Municipal Varta in Kyiv in the framework of the case of illegal handling of weapons. This was reported by the SBU press service.
"The SBU officers exposed the illegal activities of a group of persons who set up an illegal shooting range on the territory of a former children's camp in Darnytsky district of Kyiv. The pretrial investigation established that members of the Municipal Warta were involved in the organization of the range," the message reads.
It is noted that shooting training was conducted using unregistered firearms.
In addition, the members of the group stored ammunition, explosives and weapons, illegally transferred from the JFO zone.
During searches in the premises of the defendants, the following were found and seized: RPG-22 grenade launcher; 400 g of TNT, 2 cases of RGD-5 grenades, a U.S.-made KRISS semi-automatic pistol of 9*21 mm caliber, almost a hundred rounds of various calibers, a significant amount of hunting rifled weapons.
Now the issue of notification of suspicion to persons involved in the production is being resolved.
As we reported earlier, counter-intelligence of the SBU, Security Service of Ukraine busted and detained the resident of Donetsk region. The man was recruited by representatives of the so-called "ministry of state security of DNR" (non-recognized "Donetsk People's Republic", - 112 International).