SBU reveales smuggling channel covered by Transcarpathian customs officials
SBU revealed the channel of illegal goods transfer to the territory of Ukraine in Transcarpathian region.
According to the field officers of the secret service, at the customs station “Luzhanka”, separate officials of Transcarpathian customs point handled vehicles with goods without customs clearance and illegal courtesy of the port.
In particular, the SBU officials returned the minibus, which had already gone through the customs and border control, for reinspection. In the course of the reinspection the law-enforcers revealed over one ton of cargo (clothes, shoes, accessories and parts for smartphones), imported into Ukraine without customs clearance.
The urgent investigative actions are in process. The smuggled goods were seized. The question of initiation of the criminal case against Transcarpathian customs officials is being settled.
SBU Press Center
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