More than half a million illegal cigarettes were detained by customs officers in Sofia


 Officials from the Customs Intelligence and Investigation Unit of the Metropolitan Customs House carried out a check-up at a point of purchase of secondary raw materials in the Hristo Botev district on 15 June 2017. There they found 523,180 cigarettes without excise excise labels from different brands. The total amount of cigarettes is 26,155 boxes, worth about 200,000 BGN. The majority of them were hidden in a cargo compartment of the truck parked in the yard.
The investigation continues.