Customs officials at BCP Kapitan Andreevo discovered 288 fillers for Kalashnikov machine gun


2014-11-17

 

288 fillers for Kalashnikov machine gun were discovered by the customs officials at BCP Kapitan Andreevo in an entering the country van "Mercedes" with German License Plate and driven by a German citizen of Turkish origin. During the customs inspection, under the seats and also in travel bags located in the cargo area, were found 288 fillers for Kalashnikov machine gun for 5.45 caliber bullets. The fillers have not been meant for sale or distribution in Bulgaria. They were seized.

This is a second attempt for smuggling ammunition through BCP Kapitan Andreevo for the last two months. One month ago an arsenal containing of 5 pistols, 318 bullets and one filler was discovered and seized from a Turkish citizen while trying to transport it to France.