Ex head of department for combat with drugs trafficking of Astana and ex investigator sentenced for heroin trafficking

Date: 14:04, 15-04-2019.

Astana. April 15. KazTAG - M. Kanturin, ex head of department for combat with drugs trafficking of the police of Astana and M. Azimkhan, ex investigator of police department have been sentenced for heroin trafficking, reports the NSC press-service.
"Kanturin and Azimkhan have been adjudged guilty by the specialized inter-district court of Nur-Sultan under part 3 article 366 (bribe takin), Kanturin additionally under part 3 article 297 (illegal production, processing, acquisition, storage, transportation of narcotics and psychotropic substances), part 1 article 361 (power abuse) and sentenced 10 and eight years imprisonment," reads the message.
Their activity was suppressed in August 2018. According to the files, the ex policemen were involved in sale of heroin 658 gr in weight.

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