Lesovo custom officers found 290 boxes of cigarettes under back seats of a car


2010-08-09

5800 pieces of contraband cigarettes were found by customs inspectors of Lesovo customs office, under the back seats of a car.
The Renault car with Bulgarian license plate was traveling in the direction from Turkey to Bulgaria and crossed the border at 2:00 after midnight today. The driver and passengers have said that they do not import anything to declare. In making a detailed check of the car was found a secret compartment under the back seats, which was filled with 290 boxes of cigarettes branded "KING RED" and "PRESTIGE" without excise labels.
Contraband cigarettes were seized.