Half a kilo of gold in а cooling system of the bus engine were detected by the customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP


Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP detected golden jewelries' and coins in the cooling system of the engine bus. The bus with Turkish registration traveled from Turkey to Macedonia via Bulgaria. Passengers did not declare  goods, precious metals and currency. The inspection showed that in one of the not working pipes of cooling the engine has placed two plastic bags with gold products. Customs officers found jewelleries and coins a total weight of 503.200 g . According to the expert estimation jewelries are of 14 carat gold and 18 carat golden coins is which  in estimated at BGN 27 000.The total number of the jewelries consists of 8 gold bracelets, 25 gold rings, 11 gold earrings, pendant 3, 8 gold necklaces and 10 gold coins.

The gold were seized.

The driver was drawn up an offence report for infringing the Currency Law.

A pre-court proceeding has been initiated on the case