Police seize 2.5 tonnes of fireworks in Brøndby

In a industriejendom found the police of large amounts of illegally stored fireworks. A 45-year-old man is charged with. the Time for fireworks was approachin

Police seize 2.5 tonnes of fireworks in Brøndby

In a industriejendom found the police of large amounts of illegally stored fireworks. A 45-year-old man is charged with.

the Time for fireworks was approaching, and it being felt by the police.

Copenhagen is Ranked the Police have thus seized approximately two and a half tonnes of illegally stored fireworks and illegal firecracker in the oval.

A 45-year-old man has been charged in the case. The police said in a press release.

the Fireworks were seized after a search of a industriejendom on Tuesday evening in last week.

the Search was made after the prior investigations.

In industriejendommen at Midtager in Brøndby police found pallets and containers with large quantities of so-called konsumfyrværkeri. It is legal fireworks, like batteries, fountains and rockets.

It requires permission to store fireworks. The owner of the fireworks had a permit to store five pounds of gunpowder. But in all, police found two and a half tonnes of fireworks, including packaging.

in Addition, there were found around 1600 large firecracker. They are illegal according to fyrværkeriloven.

There is raised a preliminary charge against a 45-year-old man from Hvidovre. He is charged to keep the fireworks over the allowed quantity and in order to possess the many bangers.

the Police is investigating the total amount of gunpowder in the fireworks. Then, the prosecution must decide whether the case must have a judicial aftermath.

The large amounts of gunpowder meant that the Defence Ammunitionsrydningstjeneste stood for the collection of fireworks. The service has expertise in explosives.

Sunday was opened for the sale of fireworks in the Danish shops. Already before that he had the Danish safety technology authority removed up to 145.000 pieces of dangerous fireworks from the market.

the Board oversees, to the fireworks being sold are legal. In Denmark there can be purchased fireworks for the 31. december.

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Updated Date: 16 December 2019, 11:00

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