2.590kg of heroin found in accumulator at Kulata checkpoint


2011-05-05

In the frames of a thorough check on a car entering the territory of the country customs officers at Kulata checkpoint found 2,590 kilos of heroin hidden in car's battery.
The operation took place on the night of April 7 to April 8. The vehicle was driven by a Bulgarian national coming from Greece.
The seizure comes in the frames of the neutralisation of an organised criminal group dealing with drug trafficking from Turkey through Bulgaria to the EU.