Customs Officers of Vrashka chuka customs checkpoint seized 330 boxes of illegal cigarettes


2016-11-14

 

330 boxes (6600 pieces) of illegal cigarettes were seized by Customs officials of the Vrashka chuka customs checkpoint . The cigarettes were found in a truck with Macedonian registration, traveling towards Romania.

Upon inspection customs officers found cigarettes in the dashboard, driver's bed, in natural cavities of the cab and also in two side chest of the cabin. Illegal tobacco products are branded "PALL MALL" blue and "PALL MALL" red with Macedonian excise labels. The cigarettes were seized and a security deposit of € 750 was taken from the driver. Act of administrative violation was drawn against the truck driver.