More than 12,000 pieces of illegal cigarettes seized at Vrska Cuka


2011-06-01

Romanian nationals managed to hide some 604 boxes of cigarettes with Serbian excise stamp in the walls of a small pick-up.
Following the risk analysis method, authorities checked a Fiat Cargo, which arrived at the Vrska Cuka border checkpoint. The vehicle was with Romanian registration.
During the check customs officers found 604 boxes of cigarettes, hidden in the hollow space of the cargo section of the vehicle. The cigarettes were of the brands Bond, York and Viceroy.
The driver, a Romanian national, has been drawn a statement for customs violation.