In the Sumy region caught the kidnappers bees

В Сумской области поймали похитителей пчел

The stolen hives were hidden in the forest adjacent to the apiary

The police found that the theft involved two men, one local, the other – his friend from Sum.

In the town of Trostyanets in Sumy region law enforcement officers detained two men who stole the hives with bees. About it reports regional management of national police on Saturday, June 23.

About the disappearance of ten hives police said the beekeeper, the inhabitant of one of villages of the area. On a scene immediately left investigative team.

“Detectives knew – stolen items too weak to quickly move and hide. It was therefore quite reasonable assumption that hives are hidden somewhere nearby, and thieves at any time could have taken them”, – stated in the message.

It turned out that the intuition of the militiamen did not disappoint – the stolen hives were hidden in the same forest, next to which is the apiary. In a course quickly-search actions it was established that the theft involved two men, one local, the other – his friend from Sum.

On this fact opened a criminal case under the article about the theft (part 1 of article 185 of the criminal code of Ukraine). The thieves face up to three years in prison. And found the hives returned to the owner.

Earlier it was reported that in the villages of Zaporizhzhya region, died EN masse bees. The incident beekeepers blame farmers – those alleged late cultivated the fields with pesticides.

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