China News Service, Taizhou, March 15th (Fan Yubin, Chen Dengke, Hu Qiang) "Pure plant extraction, no side effects, no diet, no exercise, you can still lose weight while enjoying the fun of drinking coffee." Reporter on the 15th It was learned from the People's Procuratorate of Xianju County, Taizhou City, Zhejiang Province that since July 2019, Xie Mou, Zhang Mou, Xu Mou, and Zhang Mouhui have produced weight-loss coffee DORA MACCHIATO in a town in Antu County, Jilin Province, and sold them nationwide. make a sale.
It is reported that Xie Mou and Zhang Mou are husband and wife, and Xu Mou and Zhang Mouhui (handled separately) are Zhang Mou's parents.
Among them, Xie Mou is responsible for commanding, developing offline agents and sales, Xu Mou is responsible for the production and delivery of finished coffee products, Zhang Mou is responsible for repairing the machine, and Zhang Mouhui is responsible for transportation.
As of the date of arrest, a total of 481 boxes of the product have been sold, with a sales amount of more than 2 million yuan.
After the identification of the weight loss coffee seized from the production site and offline, all the components of sibutramine were detected.
It is understood that after taking sibutramine, it may cause irreversible damage to the cardiovascular and cerebrovascular and central nervous systems. Serious symptoms such as increased heart rate and increased blood pressure may also lead to stroke or even death.
On October 30, 2010, the State Food and Drug Administration announced that China's domestic production, sales and use of sibutramine preparations and APIs were stopped, and its approval documents were revoked.
The Xianju County People's Procuratorate held that Xie, Xu, and Zhang's actions had violated Article 144 of the Criminal Law of the People's Republic of China. The facts of the crime were clear, and the evidence was reliable and sufficient. Toxic and harmful food crimes shall be investigated for criminal responsibility.
In the end, Xie Mou was sentenced to 11 years in prison and a fine of RMB 2.2 million for the crime of producing and selling poisonous and harmful food; Xu Mou was sentenced to fixed-term imprisonment for the crime of producing and selling poisonous and harmful food. He was sentenced to six years in prison and fined 300,000 yuan; Zhang was sentenced to four years in prison and fined 100,000 yuan for the crime of producing and selling poisonous and harmful food.
In order to seek illegal benefits, criminals add sibutramine to various foods, which seriously affects the health of consumers and will be severely punished by the law.
It is reported that the relevant products involved have been centrally destroyed a few days ago.
Xianju County People's Procuratorate reminded that consumers should buy weight loss products in regular places and must not buy "three no" products. , and report it to the market supervision and management department.