On the outskirts of Donetsk in Rostov region, Russian border guards opened fire on the smugglers who tried to illegally enter Russia from Ukraine about half a ton of food, reports RIA “Novosti” with reference to the press service of Border Department (PU) of the FSB in the Rostov region.
The Department explained that two citizens of the Russian Federation on the SUV UAZ “Patriot” without numbers tried to bypass the checkpoints to smuggle out of Ukraine smuggling. The border guards had to use weapons, killing one of the intruders was wounded in the leg. It already had the necessary assistance.
The press service of the FSB said that during the arrest the smugglers failed to comply with legal requirements of border guards and tried to escape. According to the source Agency in law enforcement bodies of the region, the detainees tried to import 500 kilograms of fat, packaged in box 21.
Against violators have already been instituted administrative proceedings. Two men accused of violating the rules of crossing the state border and disobedience to the demands of border guards.
The border guard of the FSB also noted that in recent times the border guards in the Rostov region are increasingly faced with the facts of disobedience on the border: “Smugglers are trying to save yourself, your product and try to escape. As a result, when arrest offenders occur including such situations” (quoted by “Interfax”).