Three alcohol distillation cauldrons busted in Svishtov


2013-08-08

Customs officers with Customs Svishtov busted three illegal distillation cauldrons. Two distillers were busted while in operation during the checks carried out in the village of Brest, municipality of Pleven. Another cauldron was busted in the village of Riben, municipality of Dolna Mitropoliya. In the third operation customs authorities seized 62 litres of ethyl alcohol.
Meanwhile, some 4.730 kilos of tobacco and 8 boxes of cigarettes without excise stamps were seized in a joint operation of the customs and the police.