The Metropolitan police arrested the scientist-biologist, a suspect in the cultivation of narcotic plants. The cannabis plantation discovered in the cottage of a research worker.
Criminal punishment for a 35-year-old candidate of biological Sciences. Breeding cannabis, he worked in the basement of their unfinished house, located in the Troitsky and Novomoskovsky administrative areas of Moscow, reports the official website of the interior Ministry.
It was found that for growing plants, the attacker bought seeds, pots and special equipment, and equipped room for a greenhouse. “In the room observed a special temperature, the walls were covered with waterproofing material, installed heat lamps and exhaust”, – said in a press release.
During the search, police seized 41 Bush cannabis and a container with the crushed plants. The contents of the container was sent on a study which showed that the withdrawn substance is narcotic drug – marijuana in a total weight of over 1 kilogram.
A criminal case was opened under part 2 of article 228 of the criminal code (“Illegal turnover of narcotic drugs”). Also considered a question on excitation of criminal case according to article 231 of the criminal code (“Illegal cultivation of plants containing narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances or their precursors”).