Officers of the department for organized crime of the Kyiv regional office of the Ministry of Interior Affairs in coordination with officers of the Security Service of Ukraine have arrested three men on suspicion of smuggling nearly 10 kilograms of drastic anabolic steroids for a total sum of UAH 1 million in Kyiv.
Ukrainian News learned this from a statement by the department for organized crime of the Kyiv regional office of the Ministry of Interior Affairs.
Two of the suspects live in Kyiv one of the suspects live in Brovary, Kyiv region.
According to police, the suspects supplied the drastic anabolic steroids from Asia. They were arrested at an attempt to hand the anabolic steroids.
During searches, police seized 240 pills and 3 liters of Durabolin used for boosting the muscle bulk.
Incorrect use of steroids can cause diseases of liver, affect the sexual functions, and can lead to myocardial infarction.
The Pecherskyi district department of the Kyiv city office of the Ministry of Interior Affairs has instituted a criminal case under part 4 of Article 321 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (unlawful production, manufacture, purchase, transportation, transfer, possession with intent to sell or sale of any toxic or substances or toxic drugs).
Law enforcement agencies are taking measures to find a laboratory for processing the chemical substances of these medications.