Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP prevented new experience for cigarette smuggling in moving tyres of car


2015-06-25

 

Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found 780 boxes (15 600 pieces) cigarettes without excise labels hidden in the moving tyres of the car. The smuggled cigarettes were found in Bulgarian car entering the country from Turkey. The car is directed for X-ray check equipment that detects abnormal densities in tyres. After dismounting of the four moving tyres customs officers found hidden 780 boxes cigarettes brand „MM" without excise labels. It was ascertained that the cigarettes belonged to the driver and the woman, traveled in the car.

The cigarettes were seized. The violators were issued Administrative Offence Acts.

176 280  pieces of cigarettes without excise labels were seized by customs officers in recent  three days.