In the Zhytomyr oblast, “black loggers” attacked with weapon on foresters

В Житомирской области "черные лесорубы" напали с оружием на лесников

“Black loggers” robbed foresters

Offenders stole foresters mobile phones.

In Chervonovershka forestry state enterprise Gorodnitzki forestry in Zhytomyr region on Wednesday, October 18, a group of nearly 20 people attacked with guns on foresters. This was reported by the State Agency of forest resources of Ukraine.

It is noted that on the territory of the forest was on duty the road crew on the protection of forests, consisting of four employees. At 3am in a quarter of this forest area on the border of Rivne region, forest guards heard the rumble of tractors and motorcycle and went to meet them.

They saw nearly 20 people with their faces covered. “Black loggers” opened fire from the hunting weapon according to the employees of state forest protection, and threatened and took their phones. After that, they fled in a four mini-tractors with trailers loaded with wood.

Before the arrival of the forest guard, the offenders managed to cut a few dozen oaks.

We will remind, earlier in Zaporozhye region detained a group of “black lumberjacks.”