An illegal warehouse with 543 liters of alcohol found by Customs officers in Bourgas


543.2 liters of alcohol in cans and plastic bottles were found by Customs officers from Customs Intelligence and Investigation Department at Customs of Bourgas. On 18.09.2017 the customs officers carried out a check in a specialized small distillery for distillation in the city of Bourgas. During the inspection the Customs officers found a corridor between the private property of the distillery and the neighboring house. In a room connected to the corridor an illegal warehouse was found a total of 543.2 liters of alcohol with brandy characteristics with an alcoholic strength of 43 to 49% vol, without documents for paid excise duty. The Illegal alcohol is seized. Samples were taken for laboratory analysis of the retained alcohol and will be formed administrative penal procedure.