Smuggling clothes, perfumes and anabolic preparation were seized by customs and border police officers of Lesovo BCP


2017-07-19

Smuggling clothes, perfumes and anabolic detergent were seized by customs and border police officers of Lesovo BCP In a passenger bus. The bus with foreign registration has arrived at the Bulgarian customs office on 18.07.2017 about 1.00 am after midnight. The bus, driven by a Turkish citizen, traveled passengers from Turkey to Romania. Border Police officers have been asked to thoroughly inspect the vehicle and passengers. During the thorough customs check, nine large packages were found in the luggage compartment of the bus. It was found that the packages contained 792 men's clothing with the logo "Armani", "Lacoste", "POLO", "BOSS" and others, as well as 373 ladies and men's perfumes with the logo of world famous brands "Lancome", "Paco Rabanne", "Dior" and others. In one package, 84 ampoules of 6 ml of anabolic preparation "HUMATROPE" were found.  The packages were owned by a passenger on the bus- a Romanian citizen. Act for administrative violation was issued against the Romanian citizen. Pursuant to Regulation (EU) No 608/2013 and the Law on Trade Marks and Geographical Indications, the official proprietors of the trademarks concerned will be informedseized of the case.