In Russia detained 11 sellers poisonous “Hawthorn”

В России задержаны 11 продавцов ядовитого "Боярышника"

In the case of the poisoning of “Hawthorn” arrested 11 persons, has informed Agency “RIA Novosti” Deputy head of the interior Ministry in the Irkutsk Herman Bratchikov.

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They are charged under article 238 of the criminal code “production, storage, sale of produce not satisfying the requirements of safety, entailed on imprudence death of two and more persons”.

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According to the source Agency, in connection with the situation in Irkutsk on the night of December 21 came the head of the Investigative Committee Alexander Bastrykin, who held an emergency meeting, and then returned to Moscow.

Previously, the Investigative Committee reported nine detainees in the case of mass poisoning. We are talking about businessmen and their employees directly involved in the sale of alcohol in urban markets. “Hawthorn” they received without documents and sold them “under the counter”.

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