Border guards stopped an attempt to smuggle cigarettes, and found its organizer
Another attempt to smuggle tobacco was stopped by border guards from the Mukachevo detachment on the site of the border guard department of Yablonovka.
This is stated in the message from the Western Regional Department of the National Border Service.
“The soldiers of the main operational research department, the department of internal and clean security, as well as the soldiers of the special forces of the border detachment of Mukachevo stopped the attempt to illegally transport 38 packages of tobacco products across the Ukrainian border -Romanian, “said the press release.
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According to border guards, the organizer of the illegal transaction was caught in the act. In particular, the fact that a Ukrainian citizen granted illicit benefits in the amount of $ 250 to a soldier of the Yablonovka border guards for documenting the fact that he had helped to move a consignment of tobacco products to across the border has been documented.
In the packages discovered, there were 19,050 packages of cigarettes.
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Tobacco products were delivered to border units and then turned over to the SFS.
With regard to a citizen who attempted to bribe a border guard, urgent investigative measures are continuing.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru