Two paper sachets filled with marijuana have been detected by customs inspector at the customs check point Bendery (Varnitsa) while performing customs examination. The drugs were revealed at the socks of taxi passenger moved from the Republic of Moldova to Transdniestria.
The officers of the Customs Offence Department of Bendery Customs house were called at the customs check point for further fulfilling of legal proceedings. It turned out that the man had previous conviction for an offence related to illicit circulation of drugs and was registered at narcologist as drug user.
The Bendery Customs house instituted criminal case on the fact of drug smuggling across Moldavian-Transdniestrian border and directed it to Investigative Committee of the Republic.