On July 5, the Xigong District Court of Luoyang City publicly pronounced a case concerning the sale of toxic and harmful food.
According to reports, the defendant Ma was engaged in the wholesale business of mutton, and the defendant Hu was engaged in meat refrigerated transport.
On June 10, 2017, Ma bought 3,000 kilograms of lamb from others and let Humou transport it. Hu Mou loaded 3,000 kg of mutton in a certain province, and did not verify the animal quarantine certificate provided by the supplier, the supplier address and the address of the production unit indicated on the animal quarantine certificate were inconsistent. 3000 kilograms of lamb was transported from other provinces to the sales point of Ma's lamb. Ma did not check the animal quarantine certificate, received the batch of lamb and sold it below the market average price.
On June 12, 2017, Ma Mou once again purchased 5,800 kilograms of mutton from the province without animal quarantine certificate, which was transported by Hu. In the early morning of June 13, 2017, Ma was seized on the spot by the Xigong Branch of Luoyang Food and Drug Administration.
The batch of lamb was tested to contain clenbuterol (alias "Clenbuterol"). It was identified that the 5,800 kilograms of lamb was worth 220,400 yuan.The case is serious, and its behavior has constituted the crime of selling toxic and harmful food, and it is a joint crime.
In the two crimes before and after, Ma had a self-confidence plot and the second attempt was an attempt to commit a crime. Hu has played a supporting role in joint crimes, is an accomplice, has a surrender and has a second attempt to commit a crime, and should be relieved of punishment.
In this regard, the first-instance judgment defendant Ma was guilty of selling toxic and harmful food, sentenced to five years in prison and fined 230,000 yuan; the defendant Hu was guilty of selling toxic and harmful food, sentenced to three years in prison and fined 50,000 yuan; the seized mutton was confiscated and was destroyed by the seizure agency according to law.xx