A large amount of smuggled tobacco was seized during a raid by the ODMI-Stara Zagora, Bulgaria

The specialized police operation against the distribution of excise goods without excise labels was carried out by officers of the Sector for Combating Economic Crime. At a road junction of the Maritsa Motorway to the Trakia Motorway, they stopped for inspection. Volvo, driven by a 31-year-old man. During the inspection it became clear that the car was loaded with 35 bags containing finely chopped tobacco without excise excise with a total weight of 350 kg.