Burgas customs officers have seized a tanker with over 34 tons of smuggled diesel fuel


2015-03-11

 

Burgas customs officers have seized a tanker with over 34 tons of smuggled diesel fuel. The tanker moored at oil terminal "Rosenets" Burgas and the captain declared that it was empty. During the inspection, the customs officers noticed that one of the wastewater tanks was filled with 34 tons undeclared diesel fuel. Legal procedures under Article 242 paragraph 1 of the Criminal Code have been initiated against the captain - a Romanian citizen. The procedures are carried out by an investigating customs inspector under the supervision of the Burgas Regional Prosecutor's Office.