14 250 liters of spirit and 5916 bottles of alcohol were seized by the customs officials at Kulata BCP



14 250 liters of ethyl alcohol and 5916 bottles of alcoholic beverages were discovered and seized by the customs officials of Ugozapadna Customs House, during an inspection, executed in the area of Kulata BCP. The illegal alcohol was found in a truck`s trailer with Bulgarian License Plates.

Behind a stopple of fuel pellets bags, the customs officials found 15 one-ton bidons, containing 14 250 liters of 95, 6 % vol. ethyl spirit, as well as 525 cases, containing 5916 bottles of alcohol drinks - whiskey, tequila, vodka, rum, gin of Bulgarian and foreign brands, all with Bulgarian banderoles.

There were no documents of origin for the discovered alcohol and spirit, and all the goods and the truck were seized.

The owner of the load - a greek citizen, was issued an administrative offence act in accordance with the Excise Duties and Tax Warehouses Act.