14,400 blank cigarettes seized at Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint


2012-04-26

Some 72 boxes with blank cigarettes have been seized by customs inspectors at the Kapitan Andreevo customs checkpoint.
The smuggled blank cigarettes with filter were found and confiscated by customs officers from Customs Svilengrad. The empty cigarettes were aimed for Turkey. They were hidden inside car's fuel tank and under the back hood of the vehicle.
The 28-year-old driver of the car was imposed a fine.
The total amount of the seized blank cigarettes is 14,400 pieces. They are of the brands Cartel and Stadium.