Customs and police officers seized in a joint inspection of 340 liters of illegal ethyl alcohol


Customs officers from Plovdiv Customs House and police officers Plovdiv RDI in a joint inspection seized 340 liters of illegal ethyl alcohol.  On 11.05.2018 in 137 -th km of the Trakia highway the customs and police officers inspect a car with foreign registration, driven by a Bulgarian citizen. During the inspection found in the trunk of the car 34 tubes each of 10 liters, filled with a colorless liquid with an odor of ethyl alcohol. Field test establishes that the alcoholic degree of the liquid is 82 % vol. For this alcohol were not presented any documents for origin and paid excise according to the Law for Excise Duties and Tax Warehouses. The illegal alcohol and the car seized and samples were taken for laboratory analysis. Act of administrative violation shall be initiated against the offender.