15 kg of heroin worth over BGN 2 million seized at Danube Bridge


2011-08-29

Ruse. 15 kg of heroin have been seized in a joint operation of the Customs Agency office in the northern city of Ruse, Chief Directorate for Fighting Organized Crime and border police, Bulgaria's Customs Agency announced.
The drug was found in the seats, doors and spare tire of an Opel driven by a 39-year-old Bulgarian national. According to the police the driver has a rap sheet. The Bulgarian tried to cross the Danube Bridge and go to Romania. The seized substance tested positive for heroin. It is worth about BGN 2 million.
The case is referred to the investigating bodies.