The Court of Appeal upheld the Chernivtsi region, Chernivtsi principled position of the local prosecutor's office and dismissed the appeal against the inhabitants of Chernivtsi, which court of first instance sentenced to 5 years imprisonment for possession of a firearm and causing grievous bodily harm.
The press service of the Prosecutor of Chernivtsi region.
08/06/2016 attacker during a joint drinking alcoholic beverages chernivchankoyu unfamiliar to him, on the grounds of sudden conflict dealt a woman stabbed in the neck, what caused grievous bodily harm, dangerous to life.
Also, during the preliminary investigation police found in the apartment revolver foreign intruder without any permits.
We would like to once again stress that for the illegal acquisition, storage and carrying of firearms and bladed weapons, its use provides for criminal liability.
Thus, under the first paragraph of Art. 263 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine carrying, storage, acquisition, transfer or sale of firearms (except for smooth-bore hunting guns), ammunition, explosives or explosive devices without the permit required by law punishable by imprisonment for a term of three to seven years.
However, the legislator foresaw circumstances precluding criminal responsibility for crimes in the illegal trafficking of arms, particularly in the third paragraph of that Article Criminal Code of Ukraine states that a person who voluntarily surrendered authority weapons, ammunition, explosives or explosive devices shall be exempt from criminal liability. Subscribe to news "MB " in social networks VK , Classmates , Facebook