In total they were found and confiscated -391- packs of duty-free cigarettes and quantity of duty-free tobacco, weight -3- kilos and -750- grams
They were arrested yesterday (08-05-2021) in the morning in Ptolemaida by police officers of the Eordea Security Department, in collaboration with police officers of the Kastoria Security Sub-Directorate, two foreigners, a 29-year-old and a 37-year-old, for violation of customs code legislation.
Specifically, following a coordinated operation to detect and seize illicit tobacco products, the aforementioned police officers carried out searches in the houses of the above in Ptolemaida, during which they were found in total -391- packs of duty-free cigarettes and -75- tobacco packaging, total weight -3- kilos and -750- grams, for which the relevant taxes and duties have not been paid to the public.
The above packages of duty-free cigarettes and a quantity of duty-free tobacco were confiscated and will be delivered to the Ptolemaida Customs.
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.