Border guards found 25 boxes of cigarettes in the hiding place on the border with RomaniaBACK
An attempt to smuggle cigarettes across the border was stopped by border guards of the Selyatyn border guard division of the Chernivtsi detachment during the implementation of operational information.
Having received the information about the possible place of tobacco products’ hiding, the border guards immediately reacted to it. While inspecting the area, the detail found a prepared hiding place containing more than 12,500 packs of cigarettes without excise stamps.
The tobacco products were delivered to the border unit for further transfer to the National Police.
Measures are being taken to identify those involved in the illegal activities.