Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found over the 4 kg of mercury in bus


2015-07-29

 

Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found over the 4 kg of mercury in bus traveling from Turkey to a third country. Customs officers selected the bus for a detailed check. Upon inspection in the luggage compartment of the bus was found white polyethylene bag with 3 packages powder labeled "Mercuric chloride" and 3 bottles with silver liquid responded appearance of mercury with a total weight of  4.604 kg. The mercury is owned by the steward on the bus.

The substances were seized for laboratory examination.

A pre-court proceeding was initiated on the case.