Customs inspectors in Lesovo seize12 bottles of heroin in a tank of a car


2009-11-17

Customs inspectors in Lesovo found last night 12 plastic bottles filled with a total of 9.020 kilograms of heroin, in a petrol tank of a Mercedes car with Romanian license plate.
The car crossed the border checkpoint in direction from Turkey to Romania. In making a detailed check of the car, customs inspectors in Lesovo detected the presence of bottles in the tank, which proved to be full of brown powder. Test results shown that the substance is high quality heroin. Statement of infringement of the Customs Act has been drawn against 27-year-old Romanian citizen with initials S.S. The case was submitted to the competent authorities of the police and prosecutor's office.