Customs officers and border police at the Kapitan Andreevo BCP seized gold for BGN 100 000 hidden in the underwear of Bulgarian woman 


2016-02-22

 

Customs officers and border police at Kapitan Andreevo BCP prevented attempt for illegal export gold. The gold was found in Bulgarian car, traveling from Bulgaria to Turkey. Border police selected the car for customs inspection. The driver of the car and his wife did not declare any goods precious metals and currency. In the course of a personal examination of the woman, customs officers found 3 plastic bags with the gold. In the underwear and the bra of the woman the customs officers found gold materials, ingots, coins, bracelets and rings. 

According to available expertise the gold with a total weight of 2.542 kg and are of 14, 22 and 24 carats gold worth 106 446 BGN.

The gold and the car were seized.  A pre-court proceeding has been initiated on the case.