Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found a large quantity of smuggled cigarettes in two cases


2017-02-24
 

Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found 76 420 pieces 3821 boxes of smuggled cigarettes in two cases.

In the first case customs officers found and seized 62 400 pieces /3120 boxes/ of cigarettes in a car „Audi" with Turkish registration, entering the country from Turkey. The driver and his companion, Turkish citizens did not declare any goods precious metals and currency. Customs officers selected the car for thorough check. During inspection customs officers found hidden in factory in cavities of the car 3120 boxes of cigarettes "ММ classic slims" without Bulgarian excise labels. The cigarettes and the car were seized. A statement for violation of the Law on Customs was issued against the driver.

Just three hours before during the inspection customs officers found and seized hidden in the secret compartments in the van, Turkish registration 14 020 pieces /701 boxes/ of cigarettes different brands without Bulgarian excise labels. A statement for violation of the Law on Customs was issued against the driver, Bulgarian citizen.