Customs officers in Svilengrad seize USD 31,100

USD 31 100 and 90 Turkish lira was seized by customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo border checkpoint. The currency was found in an envelope in the handbag and purse of a Bulgarian woman who tried to cross on foot through the checkpoint. She said she has nothing to declare but after a check unless the currency were found two Turkish passports and a copy of a Turkish identity card.
160 textiles, giving rise to reasonable suspicion of violation of intellectual property rights are seized during a check of a Turkish truck travelling for Croatia. Detained goods carry brands: "ABERRCROMBIE & FITC" and "VERSACE"