Smuggled cigarettes, stamped with scotch on two women’s feet, seized in Lesovo


2009-12-07

1,800 pieces of smuggled cigarettes without excise label, stamped with scotch on two women's bodies, have been seized during a routine check-up executed by customs inspectors at Lesovo.
A total of 90 boxes of CAPITAL cigarettes have been attached to women's legs with scotch, covered by their skirts.
The cigarettes were found in the frames of the personal customs check-up.50 boxes of cigarettes were found on 26-year-old H.M. from Yambol, and 40 boxes - on 27-year-old A.P. from Byala.
The two women tried to cross the border last night, together with two other men, travelling by car from Turkey to Bulgaria.
A statement over customs violation has been drawn.