400 bottles of alcohol with a fake excise labels seized near Lukovit


2010-03-05
Customs officers at Svishtov Customs Office, together with officials of the Regional Department of the Ministry of Interior Lukovit have seized 407 bottles of alcohol seized. In the action against illegal distribution of excise goods, joint inspection teams stopped a Mercedes truck for checking near the town of Lukovit. The truck was transported to a warehouse of Svishtov Customs Office where was made a thorough inspection. During the inspection of the truck were found 407 bottles of different types of alcohol - vodka, brandy and anisette, labeled Targovishte and Karnobat. About 399 of the cylinders are suspected of being covered with counterfeit excise labels. And the other 8 bottles with expired excise labels.