Customs officers at the Kaptain Andreevo BCP discovered gold jewelry, illegally carried by Romanian citizens


2014-11-09

 

Smuggle gold jewelry discovered and seized customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP. The jewelry was found in two passengers in a car with Romanian registration, traveling from Istanbul to Bucharest. By the method of  "risk analysis" the car  is selected  for inspection. Тhe passengers did not declared  anything before the customs officials. In the course of a personal examination of pants two men with initials  E.K  28 years old , and E.E.  27 years old . Romanian citizens, the customs officer found plastic bags with a total of 83 jewelry, including bracelets, necklaces, the gold pendants and earrings. According to available expertise, jewelry were with a total weight of 245 g and are of 14 carat gold worth  12 230 BGN. The smuggled  gold jewelry was seized in favor of country. The two men were issued citations for violation of the Foreign Exchange Act.

Since the beginning of the year until now the customs officers at the Kapitan Andreevo detained gold and silver jewelry totaling  231 399 BGN.