Officers from Rousse Customs House detained 10,000 boxes of cigarettes


10,000 boxes / 200,000 pieces / cigarettes without a Bulgarian Excise Label were detained during a successful operation of Customs Intelligence and Investigation officers from the Rousse Customs House. Tobacco products were found on 13.06.2017 during a garage inspection at a private home in the city. All cigarettes are branded "Corset Super Slims" with "For duty free sale only" inscriptions.

Pre-trial proceedings have been initiated in connection with the case. A pecuniary guarantee amounting to BGN 2,000 was imposed on the accused man. The value of the seized cigarettes is estimated at BGN 75 000.