Policemen seized 330 lb of hemp in Luhansk region, as the press service of the Region National Police informs.

As it is reported, the dried, partially processed and prepared for the transportation drugs were found in a wood line by the police.

It is mentioned that the law enforces seized the processed plants weighed approximately 330 lb, the processing and packaging  equipment and the car which should have been used as a vehicle of tratnsportation.

The police found 35-years-old resident of Luhansk region at the scene of the accident the implication of whom is still investigating.

The criminal case is opened under the article Illegal production, purchasing, storage, transportation or transfer of drugs, psychotropic substances or their analoiuges without a purpose according to the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

The article provides the punishment by imprisonment between 5 and 8 years.