Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP found 12 800 pieces smuggled cigarettes


2018-01-31

 

Customs officers and  Border Police officers at Kapitan Andreevo Border Checkpoint seized 12 800 pieces /640 boxes/  smuggled cigarettes.

On 27.01.2018 a truck, with Turkish registration, аrrives at Kapitan Andreevo BCP, entering the country from Turkey. The driver didn`t declared goods, but the truck was selected for a detailed customs check. Upon inspection in the factory cavities on both sides of the engine customs officers were found 640  boxes (12 800 pieces) cigarettes brands  „Karelia ome",„Pall mall„ and „LM" without excise labels

The cigarettes and the car were seized. A statement for violation of the Law on Customs was issued against the driver.

Since the beginning of the month customs officers have found and seized 280 000 pieces (14 000 boxes/ smuggled cigarettes without excise labels