Sakhalin residents will go on trial for the illegal acquisition of sturgeon
As have informed in a press – service DWTP, the Sakhalin transport Prosecutor approved the indictment on criminal case concerning the inhabitant of the region.
He is accused of committing a crime under part 1 of article 258.1 of the criminal code (illegal acquisition, storage of particularly valuable aquatic biological resources belonging to the species listed in the Red book of the Russian Federation and protected by the international treaties of the Russian Federation, their parts and derivatives).
According to investigators in June 2018, the defendant helped his friend to process multiple instances of sturgeon fish species, some of them he took as payment for work.
The criminal case was sent to the magistrate for consideration on the merits.
Preliminary investigation of the criminal case against the second defendant in ongoing.
According to the materials: dalekayaokraina.ru