179 boxes of smuggled cigarettes found at Lesovo crossing


2010-03-05
Customs officers at Lesovo border checkpoint have found 3 580 pieces of contraband cigarettes without excise labels. The contraband excise goods were found in a Ford Galaxy car with Bulgarian registration in entering the country from Turkey.
Seized 179 boxes of cigarettes branded "Eva Slims" and "Muratti" are labeled "For duty free sale only".
Contraband cigarettes were found in secret compartments under the front seats of the car. The Ford was crossing the border checkpoint at 2.30 am today.