Smuggled dental tools were seized by customs and border officers at Malko Tarnovo border checkpoint


2018-06-01

1792 pieces of contraband dental instruments were seized during a check by customs and border officers at Malko Tarnovo border checkpoint. Undeclared medical devices were found in hand luggage of a passenger in a bus with a Bulgarian registration. The bus arrived at Malko Tarnovo Customs Point on 30.05.2018 at about 14.10 hours in direction from Turkey to Bulgaria. In the joint inspection, customs officers were found in the handbag to one of the passengers on the bus 110 factory packages with 1,100 dental diamond pins, 684 other dental instruments and accessories and 8 dental turbines.
The violator has admitted that he has bought them from Turkey for his wife - a dentist. Undeclared dental instruments are seized. An act according Law of Customs was issued against the violator with initials VV - a Russian citizen born in Kazakhstan.