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


2017-09-21

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.