Zhytomyr border detachment detained near the border with Belarus criminal who has escaped from a penal colony. About it reports a press-service of the State border service of Ukraine.
So, while on duty border guards from Department “Ovruch” discovered undocumented, which is to bypass the checkpoint tried to violate the state border with neighbouring Belarus. Lack of documentation, the man explained their loss, and to move in the direction of the border – the desire to enter the territory of the Russian Federation.
To further clarify the circumstances and conduct of the operational staff of the Northern regional management of testing activities it was established that the detained person is a citizen of Ukraine, resident of Zhmerinka is located in all-Ukrainian search.
“The attacker was wanted by law enforcement since the beginning of August of the current year for the escape from the penal colony where he was for committing a robbery was sentenced to 4 years imprisonment”, – frontier guards noted.
Now the man brought to administrative responsibility for trying violations of the state border and handed over to the National police in the Zhytomyr region.