SBU prevents smuggling of large consignment of cigarettes in Zakarpattia region
The SBU officers prevented importing in Ukraine the large consignment of contraband cigarettes through the custom post “Tysa” in Zakarpattia region.
During inspection of two trucks with foreign numbers, the law enforcers uncovered more than 3,000 boxes of tobacco products, the cost of which is almost UAH 22,000,000 (USD 814,814) in “black market”.
The urgent investigative actions for establishing all offenders, involved in the mentioned crime, in particular, employees of the controlling bodies that could cooperate with the offenders are under way.
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