250 000 pieces of smuggled cigarettes were seized by the customs and police authorities in Sofia



The distributors of smuggled cigarettes were hit by the officers of Customs intelligence

and investigation department to the Stolichna Customs House, and by the police authorities.

In the area of 5th City Hospital in Sofia was detained a man, moving a case of cigarettes from a van to a car. 24 more masterboxes of cigarettes of different brands and without excise stamps were found inside the van. The total number of the seized cigarettes is 250 000 pieces.

A pretrial procedure was initiated on the case.