A scheme for distribution of smuggled cigarettes was detected by the customs officials of Sofia


2014-09-25

 

The customs officials of Sofia detected a scheme for distribution of smuggled cigarettes. During the operation against the smuggling of cigarettes on the territory of Sofia, conducted by the customs officials of "Customs intelligence and investigation" department of Stolichna Customs House, was found a person, dealing with storage and trading of cigarettes without a Bulgarian excise banderole. The store in which the cigarettes were available for sale, the vehicle with which they have been transported and the home of the owner where they have been stored were inspected. Over 60 000 peaces of cigarettes of the brands „My Way", „Diva" and „Don" were seized, all without a banderole.

There was a pretrial initiated on the case. The actions on the case are continuing.