130 kg of tobacco for hookahs is seized by customs and police officers at Kapitan Andreevo


2014-04-25

 

130 kg contraband tobacco for hookah seized by customs and police officers at Kapitan Andreevo border point. Car "Volkswagen" arrived late at night. The car is selected by the police officers for customs inspection. In the car travels Iraqi national with refugee status gained in Finland. In examining customs officers found in natural cavities of the car, as well as in the travel bags, hidden flavored tobacco for hookahs in different packaging and weight, all without excise labels. The quantity of tobacco is 130 kg. Market value of the smuggled goods is 30 000 BGN and excise duty payable is 19 760 BGN

37 years old offender C.A. was arrested and the contraband tobacco was seized.

Pretrial proceeding are initiated.