Warm bread filled with cigarettes seized at Kapitan Andreevo crossing


2012-09-27

Customs officers at Kaptain Andreevo border checkpoint discovered cigarettes hidden in fresh breads. 20 boxes of "Victory exclusive" without excise labels were hidden in two tortillas found in the luggage of a Bulgarian citizen, driving a car Yambol license plate. The fame of delicious Turkish bread was not enough explanation for customs duty, who had found cigarettes in the bread before.
In the last week custom officers at Kaptain Andreevo have detained a total of 4,570 boxes of illegal cigarettes and 40.5 kg. of smoking tobacco.