At the Repišta site, in Križevići in the Zvornik municipality, the process of exhumation/clearing up of the terrain has been completed and incomplete mortal remains of at least one person have been found. The subsequent process will determine the identity of the victims whose remains have been found.
A Prosecutor of the Special Department for Organized Crime, Economic Crime and Corruption has issued an Indictment against four (4) persons charged with organized crime and international smuggling of large quantities of the ‘skunk’ marijuana narcotic drug from the territory of Montenegro to Bosnia and Herzegovina, and further to the territory of the Republic of Croatia and the European Union.
Having questioned the suspects, a Prosecutor of the Special Department for Organized Crime, Economic Crime and Corruption of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina in charge of the case sent a proposal to the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina seeking a custody measure to be ordered in regard to the following suspects Nikola Šaraba (1982), Dragan Bokić (1976) and Saša Vukanović (1984) from Trebinje.
The first working meeting between the newly appointed Director of the State Investigation and Protection Agency - SIPA and the Chief Prosecutor of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina was held.
On an order of a Prosecutor from the Special Department for Organized Crime, Economic Crime and Corruption of the Prosecutors Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina, authorized police officers of the Republika Srpska Ministry of the Interior have been carrying out an action codenamed "Trace" /”Trag”/ since the early morning hours, with the aim of uncovering an organized criminal group engaged in the smuggling of narcotics.
The accused Omer Tokalić (1967) is charged with tax evasion in the amount higher than half a million BAM.
A motion for custody will be put forward in relation to a suspect who was discovered in the area of Rudo with more than 120 grams of various narcotic drugs, mostly heavy narcotics.
A motion for custody has been put forward in relation to a suspect in whose vehicle around 55 kilograms of a substance resembling "skunk" marijuana narcotic drug had been seized at the Gradiška Border Crossing. The exact composition of the said substance will be determined in an expert analysis.
The current situation in the prosecution of trafficking in persons cases was discussed at the meeting, which was held through video link, as well as activities planned for the future
The found mortal remains will be sent for further forensic processing and identification by way of the DNA analysis.