In Perm condemned the veteran of work for overgrown in the garden Mak

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mangalapura in photobacteria poppies. Archival photoIn Perm condemned the veteran of work for overgrown in the garden Mak© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mangalapura the image Bank

The Perm district court sentenced 64-year-old veteran labour to a year of imprisonment conditionally for overgrown his garden Mak, told RIA Novosti in the office of the court.

On Thursday, the Perm district court ruled on the criminal case against 64-year-old war veteran, on a garden site which was discovered the Mac. The case against the pensioner was initiated on signs of the crime provided by article 231 of the criminal code («Illegal cultivation of plants containing narcotic drugs»), told in the office.

The veteran himself in an interview with local media explained the emergence of forbidden plants in the beds that in the spring he brought in a new soil. However, the court did not take into account the explanation of the accused.

«Sentenced to one year of imprisonment conditionally with a trial period of one year», — told the Agency in court.

As a mitigation of punishment the court took into account the fact that dependent on the veteran’s wife is disabled. In addition, previously, the defendant was never brought to trial.

The court noted that on appeal the sentence of convicted pensioner in 10 days.