They were arrested yesterday (18-06-2021) at noon in Ptolemaida by police officers of the Two-wheeled Police Team of the Eordaia Police Department and the Eordaia Security Department, two locals, 53 and 55 years, for violation of customs code legislation.
Specifically, yesterday at noon in Ptolemaida, police officers of the Two-wheeled Police Team of the Eordaia Police Department carried out an inspection of the 53-year-old, during which they were found in her possession -10- packs of cigarettes, which did not bear the required tax indicative tape and which, as it turned out, the above was procured by the 55-year-old.
Subsequently, police officers of the Eordea Security Department searched the house of the 55-year-old in Ptolemaida, during which they were found in total -4.492- packs of duty-free cigarettes and -504- tobacco packaging, total weight -25- kilos and -200- grams, for which the relevant taxes and duties have not been paid to the public.
They were completely confiscated:
- -4.502- packs of duty-free cigarettes and
- quantity of duty-free tobacco, weight -25- kilos and -200- grams, which will be delivered to the Customs of Ptolemaida, for the determination of the corresponding taxes.
The case against them will be submitted to Mr.. Kozani Court of First Instance Prosecutor, while a preliminary investigation is carried out by the Eordea Security Department.