106 kilograms heroine were seized on Bulgarian-Turkish check point

SOFYA (CIHAN)- Bulgarian National Security Service (DANS) seized 106 kilograms of heroine on the Bulgaria-Turkey border gate on Friday. The drug that was packed up in 14 pieces found hidden in the trailer of a truck.

According to Bulgarian security sources, the huge amount of the heroine was caught within the scope of a long term operation that was launched against a drug smuggler gang. DANS reports that most members of the gang was determined and operations will continue until all of them will be arrested.

Reportedly, DANS held the operation in cooperation with Turkish police while the gang was trafficking the narcotics into Bulgaria via Turkey.

SOURCE: CIHAN