Customs Officers at Malko Tarnovo found 500 boxes of cigarettes in the tank of the chemical toilet of a bus


2016-02-23

 

Customs Officers at Malko Tarnovo BCP found full with smuggled cigarettes tank of the chemical toilet of a bus with Bulgarian registration, traveling from Turkey to Bulgaria with passengers. After the passport control, the Customs Officers selected the vehicle and the baggage for customs check. When scanning the bus with a specialized X-ray system, Customs Officers found 500 boxes /10 000 pieces/ of cigarettes without excise stamps and with the inscription „Duty free" in the tank of the chemical toilet of the bus. The cigarettes are from various brands, including "MM", "A&B" black, "A&B" red, etc. A stratement for violation of the Law on Customs was issued against the driver of the bus- a Bulgarian citizen.