Customs officials at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found 400 000 pieces of smuggled cigarettes in Turkish truck


2014-12-02
 

Customs officials at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found 400 000 pieces of smuggled cigarettes. Truck with Turkish registration, driven by a Turkish national, was traveling from Turkey to Germany and the Netherlands. The truck was carrying by documents automobile parts and accessories. Although presented valid documents, customs officers were selected the vehicle for inspection. They found 40 master boxes with a total of 400 000 pieces cigarettes "Ashima" without excise labels.

Excise duty is  BGN 74 900.

Cigarettes and the truck were seized.

Pre-trial proceedings under the supervision of the Regional Prosecutor's office in Haskovo.