Customs and police officers found over 74 000 found smuggled cigarettes in the area of Makaza border checkpoint


2018-05-31

On May 31, 2018, the Customs Agency and the Police Department in a joint action prevented an attempted smuggling of over 74 000 cigarettes in the area of Makaza border checkpoint. The cigarettes were found in the car "Fiat" foreign registration, driven by 50-year-old Bulgarian citizen. During the inspection mobile team found 3722 boxes /74 440 pieces / cigarettes   of different brands without excise labels. The cigarettes seized. A pre-court proceeding has been initiated in the case.