Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found „upholstered” driver's cabin with smuggled cigarettes


2015-09-29

 

The cigarettes were found in truck entering from Turkey. Customs officers selected the car for thorough check. During inspection establish that the driver's cabin is cushioned with 690 boxes (13 800 pieces) cigarettes „Victory slims" without excise labels.

In another case customs officers found and seized 676 boxes smuggled cigarettes „masquerading" as auto parts.  The cigarettes were found in the Bulgarian bus entering from Turkey. The bus arrived late around 3 o'clock in the morning and was selected for thorough check. Upon inspection in the luggage compartment of the bus were found a cardboard box containing auto parts.  Under them were found hidden 676 boxes (13 520 pieces) cigarettes „ММ slims" without excise labels.

All the cigarettes were seized. The drivers of  trucks and buses were issued Administrative Offence Acts.