Heroin, wrapped in condoms and hidden in juice box, seized at Kalotina customs checkpoint


2011-03-09
Customs officers at Kalotina customs checkpoint have seized around 380 grams of heroin, which was wrapped in condoms put into juice boxes, the press office of the National Customs Agency reported.
In the frames of a routine check on a passenger's bus, travelling on a regular run from Bulgaria to the Czech Republic, customs officers checked on the luggage of a 20-year-oldd Bulgarian citizen, in which they found a suspicious box of juice. A thorough analysis on the box revealed that it is full of condoms containing a beige powder substance, which after the tests reacted on heroin.
The total amount of the heroin runs to 380 grams.