Customs officers detained a foreigner with $125 thousands in a backpack

Таможенники задержали иностранца со $125 тысячами в рюкзаке

The alien seized currency

The staff of the Kiev customs have detained a foreigner who tried to illegally carry to Ukraine 125 thousand dollars. Shipment of currency the passenger was carrying in a paper bag in the backpack.

The staff of the Kiev customs have detained a foreigner, who in a criminal way tried to import to Ukraine 125 thousand dollars. On Monday, January 29, was informed in the press service of the SFS.

An attempt of illegal importation of currency was stopped by the staff of the Kiev customs. Party currency by the passenger, who arrived in Ukraine to transit from Turkey, was carrying in a paper bag in the backpack.

“The Protocol on violation of customs rules, confiscated $125,2 thousand”, – stated in the message Department.

Since the beginning of the year Kyiv customs office of the SFS were 10 reports on violations of customs rules regarding the transportation of currency, totaling more than 4.5 million UAH. For 2017 was composed of 255 of such protocols is 39.2 million.

Recall that in crossing Rava-Ruska – Grebenne in the Lviv region detained a resident of Lviv, who tried to export from Poland, a large amount of foreign currency.

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