Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found gold for BGN 100 000 hidden in the cab of truck



Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP prevented consecutive  attempt to smuggle jewelry. The gold found in Turkish truck, entering the country from Turkey. The customs officers selected  the truck  for customs inspection.  During  inspection the customs officers found in the driver's  cabin, in a natural cavity behind the audio system, hidden four packages of products of yellow metal. From the packages are taken out  golden treasure from 285 earrings, 143  ring,  70 the chain, 94 medallions, 87 bracelets, some of  them have a red thread and gold ornaments, and 3 gold pins and 1 pair of gold cufflinks. According  to available  expertise the gold with a total weight of 1.917 kg  of 14 carats gold worth BGN 115 048.

During the check customs officers found hidden in natural cavity in the driver's cabin 80 boxes of smuggled cigarettes.

The smuggled gold jewelry  the cigarettes and truck were seized. A pre-court proceeding has been initiated in the case.