Customs officers seized EUR 148,880 at Kalotina border checkpoint

Customs officers at Kalotina border checkpoint reported an attempted illegal importation of EUR 148,880 into the country. This press center of the National Customs Agency announced.
The currency has been found in a specially built secret compartment of a car. The car was with Spanish license plate but owned by a Bulgarian citizen. The car was driven by another Bulgarian citizen - 29-year-old with the initials G.G. The money was wrapped in foil, hoping to go unnoticed when scanning the vehicle.