An illegal gas station was discovered by customs officials in the village of Kutsina


2016-03-23

 

Customs officials of "Customs Intelligence and Investigation" department to Svishtov Customs House discovered and seized 1433 liters of illegal diesel fuel near a Truck parking in the village of Kutsina, Polski Trambesh Municipality, Veliko Turnovo Province. The fuel had been stored in a metal trailer, used as a warehouse. During the inspection, the customs officials found also a fuel pump set with counter. The equipment had been used to drain fuel of heavy goods vehicles and to fuel up other vehicles. Virtually, the metal trailer had been used as an illegal gas station.

The fuel and the equipment were seized and samples were taken to a laboratory for analysis. An Administrative Offence Act has been initiated.