RUB 10 million and USD 100 thousand smuggled to DPR

The money was hidden in a fuel tank.

5 September 2016 10:02

Kramatorsk border guards seized a large sum of money hidden in the fuel tank at the Zaytsevo checkpoint.

“The border guards noticed that the driver of a "Chevrolet" car travelling to the uncontrolled territory of “DPR” was nervous during the check. The packages with US dollars and Russian rubles were found in the course of an in-depth inspection of the car, namely in the fuel tank. According to the driver who is a 52-year-old resident of Luhansk, Russian RUB 10 000 000 and US $ 100 000 were hidden in the packages,"  the State Border Service of Ukraine reports.


Now the Security Service, the National Police and the Joint Mobile Group carried out further security checks.