Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found smuggled cigarettes and smoking tobacco in the Turkish bus


2016-06-22

Mobile customs team at Kapitan Andreevo BCP seized 11 560 pieces smuggled cigarettes and 9,1 kg smuggled smoking tobacco in the Turkish bus, entering the country from Turkey. The bus was driven by Turkish citizen. He declared that carries 4 260 pieces /213 boxes/ cigarettes, without Bulgarian excise labels. The staff of the bus and the passengers did not declare any goods precious metals or currency. The customs officers selected the bus for detailed customs check. During the inspection the customs officers found hidden in the food products in the personal baggage, at the three passengers total 7 300 pieces /365 boxes/ cigarettes without Bulgarian excise labels and 9,1 kg smoking tobacco. All tobacco products were seized. A statement for violation of the Law on Customs was issued against the three passengers.