The Prosecutor’s office in Transcarpathian region opened criminal proceedings on the seized consignment of 100 thousand packs of contraband cigarettes

Прокуратура Закарпатской обл. начала уголовное производство по задержанной партии в 100 тыс. пачек контрабандных сигарет

The Prosecutor’s office in Transcarpathian region opened criminal proceedings on the abuse of the custom region, the press service of the regional Department of the Prosecutor’s office.

“The head of the Transcarpathian customs office of the SFS reported the prosecution that this fact could not do without the assistance of certain customs officers, and requested information in eRDR and start criminal proceedings. On this fact the possible abuse of customs officers of the investigative Department of Prosecutor’s office of the Transcarpathian region initiated criminal proceedings under part 2 St. 364 criminal code of Ukraine. Prime investigative actions”, – stated in the message.

Yesterday at the checkpoint”, Djakovo” at 22:40 wagon arrived, at which wheel there was a citizen of Romania. A foreigner in the survey said that nothing prohibited, no luck. However during the inspection the customs officers found 101 thousand packs of cigarettes brands of Marble, hidden between the front wall of the trailer and specially made metal wall. Customs officers made the Protocol, withdrew a cigarette and a semi-trailer.

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