19-Year-Old Citizen Arrested for Illegal Border Crossing
A 19-year-old resident of Chui region has been arrested for attempting to cross the border illegally in Batken. The Department of Internal Affairs of the region reported that the man was apprehended while trying to return to Kyrgyzstan.
The suspect faces charges under Article 378 of the Criminal Code of the Kyrgyz Republic for illegal crossing of the state border. The case has been sent to court.
Illegal border crossings have been a persistent issue in the region, and authorities have been vigilant in preventing such incidents. This arrest serves as a warning to others who may attempt to cross the border illegally.