Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP again found and seized smuggled gold and silver jewelry


2015-10-23

 

Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP  prevented  another attempt to carry of smuggle gold and silver jewelry. The customs officers selected a car for a detailed customs check. During the inspection the customs officers found in the luggage of the lady, who ruled the  car, hidden 14 packages wrapped in brown scotch with a total of  91 gold and  78 silver jewelry  including rings, bracelets, chains, pendants, earrings. According to the expert estimation gold jewelry were with a total  weight of  218 g worth 11 772 BGN and silver jewelry total weight of  2,649 k g worth 10 596 BGN. The smuggled gold and silver jewelry was seized in favor of country. The woman was issued citations for violation of the Foreign Exchange Act.

Since the beginning of October this is the sixth case in which customs officials seized and found smuggled gold and silver jewelry  a total  weight of  14,936 kg worth  618 945 BGN.