Customs officers at Burgas Airport bust 2 suitcases to London full of smuggled cigarettes


2013-11-14
Customs inspectors at the Burgas Airport customs checkpoint seized two suitcases travelling to London, which were full of 40,000 pieces (2,000 boxes) of cigarettes.
Some 1,500 of the boxes were without excise stamps, while 500 were with Bulgarian excise stamp. All cigarettes were of the Karelia Slims brand.
The suitcases were checked by two Bulgarian citizens with tickets for a regular flight from Burgas to London.