A Russian national accused of the sale of narcotic drugs has been extradited from the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to the Russian Federation
03 december 2018, 15:16
Today, on December 3, 2018, by request of the Prosecutor General’s Office of the Russian Federation Ms. TURETS-AFUDA Ksenia, Russian national, has been extradited from the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
She is accused of the crimes stipulated in Art. 210 part 2, Art. 228.1 part 3 “a, d”, Art. 30 part 3, Art. 228.1 part 3 “a, d”, Art. 30 part 1, Art. 228.1 part 3 “a, d” (in edition of 2009) of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation.
According to the investigation, in March 2011, Ms. TURETS-AFUDA joined a criminal association acting in the city of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk; she was to look for markets to sale narcotic drugs and their derivatives, to enlarge the area of regular customers and to sale the above substances directly.
Thus, in the end of March 2011, and in June 2011, in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Ms. TURETS-AFUDA as a member of the criminal group sold minimum 2.7 g of mix contained ephedrone (methcathinone) derivative, and minimum 2.12 g of N-methylephedrone derivative, i.e. especially large amount of narcotic drugs.
Moreover, in May 2011, Ms. TURETS-AFUDA as a member of the criminal group sold 1.02 g of N-methylephedrone derivative, i.e. especially large amount of the narcotic drugs, to a person acted as customer within the framework of special police operation.
The rest of narcotic drugs in the amount of more than 5 kg the members of the organized group allotted among each other and kept in their homes, vehicles with the purpose of further sale. However, they couldn’t fulfill their intent because they were arrested by the officers of the Department of the Federal Drug Control Service of the Russian Federation for the Sakhalin Region.
Since Ms. TURETS-AFUDA escaped from the law-enforcement bodies, she was declared wanted.
In June 2018, she was located in Vietnam. The Prosecutor General’s Office of the Russian Federation requested extradition of the accused from the competent authorities of Vietnam. In November 2018, the extradition was granted.
Ms. Ksenia TURETS-AFUDA will be convoyed to Moscow.