Customs officers found more than 3 kilograms of opium in a truck of Lesovo


2017-02-08

Customs officers at Lesovo BCP found 3,158 kilograms of opium in the truck brand "Volvo", entering the country from Turkey through Lesovo customs checkpoint on 07.02.2017, around 9:00. The truck was selected for a detailed check by customs mobile group to the Central Customs Directorate. During the customs check in the truck was found narcotic substance- total of 3.158 kg of opium. A pre-court proceeding was initiated on the case in the inventory of Customs of Burgas, under the supervision of the District Prosecution Office Yambol. By order of the prosecutor, Cyrus R. Iranian citizen was detained for 72 hours.