Contraband cigarettes were found near the border with Slovakia (PHOTOS)
Around one in the morning, at the site of the department "Huta", one kilometer from the border with Slovakia, Chop border guards detained a group of 7 persons and an off-road vehicle. As a result of the check, they found 17 packages of cigarettes "Jin Ling". The offenders had no documents for the goods or IDs. According to them, they were residents of one of the border villages of Uzhgorod district and intended to deliver this consignment to Slovakia.
The offenders and the car with the cargo were delivered to the border unit for identification and drafting administrative procedural documents. The decision on the liability for the attempted illegal crossing of the state border will be determined by the court, the press service of the Chop border guard detachment informed.