The guards confiscated the Serb 270 thousand packs of cigarettes

Пограничники изъяли у серба 270 тысяч пачек сигарет

The contraband was hidden under bags of from the legal burden

On the border in the Rovno area employees of the state border service under sacks of fuel pellets found more than 500 boxes of smuggled cigarettes.

In the international automobile checkpoint Gorodishche (Rivne region) on Tuesday, January 23, employees of the state border service and the SBU found seized from a citizen of Serbia 270 thousand packs of contraband cigarettes. About it reports a press-state frontier service service.

The contraband was hidden in a truck under bags to fuel pellets. The Serb returned home from Belarus through Ukraine.

In fact began criminal proceedings under article about contraband (article 204 of the criminal code). The car and cigarettes were seized.

In HCC recalled that a week ago at the international automobile checkpoint Novi yarylovychi on the border in the Chernihiv region was stopped by another truck, which a citizen of Serbia tried to move from the Russian Federation more than 500 boxes of cigarettes. Then tobacco products were hidden under fodder yeast.

We will remind, in the end of last year at the checkpoint Uzhgorod detained Georgian diplomat who tried to smuggle in the van 45 boxes of smuggled cigarettes.

The Greeks on the border took the truck for 90 packs of cigarettes