Contraband tobacco, hidden behind vegetables, discovered customs officers in Svishtov


2014-02-09
Customs officers in Svishtov 630 kg. discovered contraband tobacco, hidden behind vegetables. Romanian truck, driven by a Romanian citizen, tried to leave the country with ferry Svishtov - Zimnich. Customs officers in Svishtov selected the truck for inspection. Inspection reveals that behind the "cap" of tomatoes and potatoes are hidden 630 kg. contraband tobacco for smoking. Due excise is 95 760 BGN.
A pre-court proceeding was initiated on the case.