Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found over 2 kg silver jewelry in the toilet of the bus


2016-10-10

 

Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found silver jewelry for over  BGN 10,000 in the toilet of the Serbian bus entering the country from Turkey. The drivers and 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   a natural cavity in the toilet of the bus under sink black plastic bag with products from white metal.  Customs officers found 710 pairs of earrings, 33 pendants,  22 ring, 8  chains, 4 bracelets. According  to the expert estimation silver jewelry were with a total of  2.619 kg  are worth  BGN 10 427 .

The smuggled silver jewelry were confiscated.   The second driver was sanctioned according to the Monetary Law.

In September customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP seized nearly 4 kg smuggled gold and silver jewelry  worth  BGN 92 000.