Customs officers at Lesovo checkpoint stop 13 cars with smuggled cigarettes


13 cars transporting commercial amounts of smuggled cigarettes and tobacco were stopped by customs inspectors at Lesovo customs checkpoint over the last few days.
Authorities found and confiscated 34,240 pieces (1,712 boxes) of cigarettes of different brands without excise stamps and 42 kilos of loose tobacco.
The illegal tobacco products were found hidden in different places inside the cars and in passengers' luggage.
All the vehicles were with Bulgarian registration.