Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP prevented new attempt to carry of smuggled cigarettes


2016-06-28

 

Mobile customs team at Kapitan Andreevo BCP prevented new attempt to carry of 19 440 pieces (972 boxes) smuggled cigarettes in the Turkish bus, entering the country from Turkey. The one passenger declared that carries 93 boxes cigarettes without Bulgarian excise labels. The driver of the bus, the staff and other passengers did not declare any goods, precious metals or currency. The customs officers selected the bus for detailed check. During the inspection the customs officers found hidden in different places in the luggage total 17 580 pieces /879 boxes/  cigarettes without Bulgarian excise labels the greater part of which of the brands "OME super slims", ,, Pall Mall "and" Karelia slims ". A statement for five violation of the Law on Customs was issued against.

Just a day before the mobile customs team at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found in the other Turkish bus 11 560 pieces smuggled cigarettes and 9.1 kg smuggled smoking tobacco.