Customs Officers at Malko Tarnovo BCP seized 850 boxes of cigarettes from tubes for household cleaners


2015-08-20

 

Customs Officers at Malko Tarnovo BCP seized 850 boxes /17 000 pieces/ of cigarettes without excise stamps from tubes for cleaning detergents in the luggage of a tourist bus with Turkish registration, traveling from Turkey to Romania. The seized cigarettes without excise stamps are branded "MM Slims".

The bus was traveling with passengers. The driver and all passengers announced of the Bulgarian customs office, that they have nothing to declare.

A stratement for violation of the Law on Customs was issued against the driver of the bus - Turkish citizen with initials M.P. He was explained that he had received the cleaning  preparations in Istanbul as shipment to Romania, but he had not checked the content.