Bulgarian Customs seized nearly 16 kg. of heroin


2014-08-15

 

Bulgarian customs officers at Malko Tarnovo checkpoint seized 15, 585  kilos of heroin. The drug haul was found during a customs check on a car with Bulgarian registration, travelling from Turkey to Bulgaria. It was driven by Bulgarian citizen.

Customs officers selected the vehicle for a thorough check and found 30 packages full of powder substance. The drug test made on the field reacted to high-quality heroin.

The vehicle and the driver were detained. A pre-court proceeding was initiated on the case.