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Press Release

Prison sentences for drug trafficking

31 January 2012

A panel of three EULEX judges from the Mitrovice/a Basic Court found two people guilty on charges of unauthorized purchase, possession, distribution and sale of narcotic drugs. Two other people were found not guilty, while the charges against a fifth person were rejected.

  • Reshit Berisha was sentenced to prison for one year and six month and received a fine.
  • Fidan Tortoshi was sentenced to prison for one year and received a fine.
  • Ardian Corri and Florent Ademaj were found not guilty.
  • The charges against Lulzim Kasapi were rejected.

The defendants were arrested in two police operations in March and April 2012 and were accused of importing and transporting nearly 5.5 kg of marihuana from Albania to Kosovo (Mitrovice/a).

This case was prosecuted by a EULEX prosecutor