Two people detained for attempted sale of radioactive substance in Georgia
Tbilisi, Georgia, Dec. 14
By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend:
The Georgian Interior Ministry prevented the sale of a radioactive substance.
Two Georgian citizens - 79-year-old Guram and 66-year-old Omar were detained for possession and attempted sale of a radioactive substance, the Georgian Interior Ministry said on Saturday.
While searching the basement of Guram's house, the police found and seized radioactive substance radium-226 placed in a lead container.
The case on illegal possession and attempted sale of a radioactive substance was filed.
The operative investigation department of the Georgian Border Police conducts investigation.
Translated by NH