Bulgarian customs seize rifle parts aimed for BiH


2012-11-18
Bulgarian customs officers seized rifle parts aimed for Bosnia and Herzegovina.
In a routine check on a Turkish freight vehicle, transporting a pneumatic weapon and the accompanying accessories, customs officers at Kalotina checkpoint noticed that the documents presented by the driver had been manipulated and the customs seal was violated. A following thorough check found out that apart from the declared weapon, in one of the pallets in the declared plastic bags there was a big number of parts for pneumatic weapons - 722 barrels for air rifles, chargers, trigger mechanisms and springs. The shipment was aimed for Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Truck's driver was drawn a statement for customs violation.