Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP seized smuggled gas pistols and cartridges


2017-09-28

 

Customs officers and Border Police officers at Kapitan Andreevo Border Checkpoint found two gas pistols and 283 cartridges.

The smuggled gas pistols and cartridges were found  in a car, traveling from Turkey to Austria , via Bulgaria. The car arrived at Kapitan Andreevo BCP on 24.09.2017, driven by  a citizen of Austria of Turkish origin. The driver, who traveled alone, did not declare any goods, precious metals or currency. During the inspection customs officers found in the personal luggage in the passenger compartment of the car, two gas pistols 9 mm and 283 gas cartridges.

The smuggled gas pistols and cartridges were seized. A statement for violation of the Law on Customs was issued againts the driver.