Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found smuggled currency for nearly BGN 39 000


2016-09-02

 

Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found undeclared currency  19 900 euro. The currency was found in Bulgarian car, entering from Turkey.  The driver did not declare any goods, precious metals or currency. Customs officers selected the car for detailed check. During the inspection the customs officers found in leather handbag, 34 banknotes in denominations of 500 euro and 29 banknotes in denominations of 100 euro a total 19 900 euro. Undeclared currency was seized under the Currency Act the existing Regulation 1889/2005 EU.

Undeclared currency 19 900 euro with BGN equivalent of 38 921 was seized.The driver was sanctioned according to the Monetary Law.