A member of the Grom illegal armed formation was detained in Sloviansk, - the press center of the Joint Forces reports.
Thus, during the year, collection of information and documentation of participation of the citizen of Ukraine in the activities of power unit of the illegal armed formations of the so-called "DNR" were carried out.
The man took part in the activities of the Russian-controlled Grom illegal armed formation, which was stationed in Khartsyzsk and was created by one of the first Russian curators in the temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine.
Before the war, the arrested militant was engaged in entrepreneurial activity, and with the start of hostilities, as he explained, he was forced to join the illegal armed formations by pro-Russian militants and situation that developed in the occupied territory as a whole. This did not prevent him from demonstrating that he belonged to a criminal gang, showing photos with weapons in his hands in social networks.
The citizen was announced suspicion of committing a crime under Part 1 of Art. 258-3 of the Criminal Code (creation of a terrorist group or terrorist organization, leadership of such a group or organization, or participation in it, as well as material, organizational or other assistance in creating or operating a terrorist group or terrorist organization).
Now the materials of the pre-trial investigation are sent to court.