Customs officials found 3 tons of illegal alcohol in a minibus


2017-12-01

Customs officers from Plovdiv and customs mobile group seized the van carrying three tons illegal ethyl alcohol in plastic tubes. On 29.11.2017 the minibus was stopped on the territory of Plovdiv Region. During the inspection customs officers found in the minibus about 3 tons of ethyl alcohol in 10, 20 and 30 liter plastic tubes. For alcohol there are no documents under the Excise Duties and Tax Warehouses Act. Samples were taken for laboratory analysis of the retained alcohol and will be formed administrative penal procedures.