The Shchekino prosecutor’s office supported the criminal charges against three residents of the region. They were found guilty of producing, storing and transporting unmarked alcoholic beverages for the purpose of marketing.
According to the prosecutor’s office of the Tula region, members of the organized group in the workshop of the Aleksinsky district produced fake alcoholic beverages. The attackers put fake brands on the bottles. For storage of alcohol, the accomplices transported it to garages in the Shchekino region. The police seized 978 bottles of counterfeit alcohol worth 800 thousand rubles from the illegal circulation.
The court found the perpetrators guilty and sentenced them to imprisonment for terms from 1 year 6 months to 2 years in a strict regime correctional colony. The accomplices were fined from 100 to 500 thousand rubles.