Customs officers seized 10 cartons of cigarettes hidden in spare tire


2010-10-21
On October 18 customs officers at Lesovo checkpoint seized 10 cartons of cigarettes without excise stamp, hidden in the spare tire of a car.
On Monday night a car driven by a Bulgarian national entered on the territory of Bulgaria from Turkey and was stopped for a thorough customs check-up. During the search authorities found 2,000 pieces of Kent cigarettes, all without excise stamps, hidden in the spare tire of the car.
The 22-year-old G.M. from the city of Yambol was drawn a statement over customs violation.