Officials of Ruse Customs House and State Agency for National Security seized undeclared € 80 100 and $ 50 000 at BCP Danube Bridge


2014-09-25

 

€ 80 100 and $ 50 000 was found and seized by customs officials of Ruse Customs House and State Agency for National Security in the truck, travelling from Romania through Bulgaria to Turkey, and driven by a Turkish citizen. There were two more men inside the cabin - a second driver and a friend of his, also Turkish citizens. During the customs check of the truck the customs officials found undeclared € 80 100 and $ 50 000. The man who was not a driver admitted that the detected currency belonged to him. The Turkish citizen was detained and a pretrial procedure was initiated against him.

It was the second case of revealing a currency crime on BCP Danube Bridge - Ruse for this year, when in march there was seized $ 220 000 and € 55 000.