Customs officers from Lom found illegal alcohol in the basement of shop


Customs officers from "Customs Intelligence and Investigation" at Customs of Lom found 95 liters of illegal alcohol without documents for paid excise in the basement of shop. On February 1, 2017 a team of customs officers checked shop on the territory of the village of Dolni Tsibar, Montana, located in the yard of a private property. During the check customs officers found in the basement of the store a large drum containing 95 liters of ethyl alcohol with characteristics of brandy in color and odor. For this alcohol were not presented any documents for origin and paid excise according to the Law for Excise Duties and Tax Warehouses. The illegal alcohol was seized and samples were taken for laboratory analysis. Act of administrative violation shall be initiated against the offender.