In the Poltava region detained a man for human trafficking

В Полтавской обл. задержали мужчину за торговлю людьми

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Militiamen detained the man on suspicion of human trafficking
В Полтавской обл. задержали мужчину за торговлю людьми

В Полтавской обл. задержали мужчину за торговлю людьми

Photo: npu.gov.ua

Militiamen detained the man on suspicion of human trafficking
В Полтавской обл. задержали мужчину за торговлю людьми

Law enforcement officers in Poltava region detained the man on suspicion of human trafficking. About it reports a press-service of the regional national police.

“In the course of documenting the criminal activities the police found that the 23-year-old resident Chutovskoy district recruiting area residents for allegedly paying job in a neighboring country. In fact, sold them to perform heavy physical work and practice begging. Victims indicate that they have seized all the documents and the restricted freedom of movement. Living conditions in the barracks did not meet sanitary conditions. Worked overtime for non-labor plan is not given there. Cash for work the citizens have not received,” – said Oleg Bech, head of the Poltava regional police.

The man was detained by employees of Department of fight against crimes connected with human trafficking, Prosecutor’s office, SBU and SBS.

The suspect tried to move across the border people for further employment use on the car Daewoo Lanos.

During the searches, police found and seized mobile phones, SIM cards for Ukrainian and foreign operators of payment card, passport and a subject similar to a pistol-type revolver.

Currently ongoing pre-trial investigation under part 1 of article 149 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (human trafficking or other illegal transaction, the object of which is man, as well as the recruitment, transfer, concealment, transfer or receipt of a person, committed for the purpose of exploitation, using deception, blackmail or vulnerable state of a person).

The detainee is threatened by imprisonment for a term of three to eight years.

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We will remind, recently the guards eliminated the 11 channels of trafficking.

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