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Contraband cigarettes

Δημοσίευση 24 Μαΐου 2011, 11:56 / Ανανεώθηκε 27 Ιουνίου 2013, 14:55
Contraband cigarettes
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Port authorities in Igoumenitsa on Monday discovered a large stash of contraband cigarettes hidden in a truck on board a car ferry heading for Italy.
Port authorities in Igoumenitsa on Monday discovered a large stash of contraband cigarettes hidden in a truck on board a car ferry heading for Italy.
A total of 360,750 cartons of cigarettes were found hidden among crates of pie dough, and the loss of tax revenue to the Greek state is estimated at 1.151 million euros.

The truck driver was arrested and was due to appear before a local prosecutor, while the contraband was seized.