Drug courier from Kyrgyzstan sentenced 16 years imprisonment in Kostanai
Almaty. February 6. KazTAG - A drug courier from Kyrgyzstan has been sentenced 16 years imprisonment in Kostanai who attempted to smuggle drugs to Russia through Kazakhstan, said the press-service of specialized interdistrict court on criminal cases of Kostanai region.
N. Mominov illegally acquired 5 kg 174 gr of hashish in Osh aiming to sell it in Russia. He packed the drugs into 24 brickets and hid them in the luggage section of his car.
He was transporting the drugs through Chu region in Kyrgyzstan, to Zhambyl, Karaganda, Akmola regions to Kostanai region where he was caught.