In KHMAO seized 30 thousand bottles of alcohol with methanol

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase in fotomontagen the stand with the wine. Archival photoIn KHMAO seized 30 thousand bottles of alcohol with methanol© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase the image Bank

In Nefteyugansk (Khanty) arrested seven people who were trying to sell in the region more than 30 thousand bottles of counterfeit alcohol containing technical impurities and methanol, said on Friday the regional investigation Department of the RF IC.

It is noted that the activities of an organized group, which includes at least seven of the natives of Central Asia, was foiled by investigators, in conjunction with soldiers of Regardie and employees of the regional Department of internal Affairs.

«According to investigators, the purchase of counterfeit alcohol was carried out outside of the district. Further counterfeit alcohol were stored in two rooms in the town of Nefteyugansk, where they had delivered at least 22 new stores, located in Nefteyugansk and the Nefteyugansk district, Surgut and Khanty-Mansiysk. All the shops belong to suspects, their relatives or close friends», — is spoken in the message.

The Ministry also stressed that none of the stores, which was delivered alcoholic beverages, has a license granting the right to its implementation.

«During investigative actions from warehouses and shops, seized more than 30 thousand bottles of counterfeit alcohol. According to the results of chemical examinations conducted in the course of operational activities, it is established that the products contain fusel oil, technical impurities and methanol», — added in the SUCK.

On the given fact criminal case under three articles of the criminal code. Currently, as explained in the investigation Department, the issue of custody of detainees in custody. In addition, the investigators establish participation of other citizens in the production and sale of fake liquor.