Around 1,700l. of alcoholic beverages, spirits seized by customs officers in Central North Bulgaria


2012-05-11

Some 1,560 litres of broach alcoholic beverages and 90 litres of ethyl alcohol were seized by customs inspectors with the Customs Bureau - Gorna Oryahovitsa and the Customs Investigation and Intelligence Department - Svishtov during a check on a small specialised distillation site and the adjoining buildings.
The alcoholic beverages were stored in cans and tubes, placed in the garage to the distillation site, situated in the town of Gorna Oryahovitsa, Central North Bulgaria.
The owner, a physical person, did not present any documents proving paid excise duty on the alcoholic beverages and the spirits.
The District Prosecution Office - Gorna Oryahovitsa was alarmed over the seizure. Work on the case continues.