5.2 kilograms of heroin were seized by officers of the Sofia Airport Customs House


2017-08-09

Customs officers from the Drug Trafficking Department at Airport Sofia Customs House detained 5.2 kg of heroin.
The narcotic substance was found in the registered baggage of a Bulgarian citizen traveling from Sofia to Madrid.
Pre-trial proceedings under the direction of the Sofia City Prosecutor's Office were initiated in connection with the case. The passenger was detained in custody. An allegation of attempted drug smuggling has been brought against him.

The detainee heroin is estimated at around 500 000 BGN on prices of litigation. The illegal market value of such amount exceeds 1.2 million. BGN.