Botox smuggling: A woman tried to enter the Republic of Moldova with hundreds of syringes and vials hidden in her car

Botox smuggling: A woman tried to enter the Republic of Moldova with hundreds of syringes and vials hidden in her car
Botox smuggling: A woman tried to enter the Republic of Moldova with hundreds of syringes and vials hidden in her car
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The date of publishing:

02/03/2024 14:13

In the car driven by the woman and on it, the Moldovan border police and customs officials found 372 syringes and containers with Botox. Photo collage / photo sources: Customs Service of the Republic of Moldova

A woman who tried to enter the Republic of Moldova through the Tudora border crossing point, located on the border with Ukraine, was caught transporting hundreds of syringes and botox bottles, for which she had no provenance documents. Part of the cargo was hidden in the spare wheel of the Dacia Logan car, with which the woman was traveling, announces the Customs Service of the Republic of Moldova. Moldova, informs News.ro.

When the customs officials began to pick up the contraband, the woman tried to hide some of the bottles under her clothes.

The 53-year-old woman, who is not a resident of the Republic of Moldova, presented herself upon entering this country at the Tudora customs post, located on the border with Ukraine. She was driving a Dacia Logan car.

“The customs officials together with the border police subjected the means of transport to strict control and found hidden cosmetic products in the spare wheel and in the interior of the means of transport. At the moment when it was decided to pick up the products and document the case, the person tried to hide the products under his coat, which is why the control team ordered an additional physical control”, according to a press release published on Saturday by the customs authorities of the Republic of Moldova.

In the car driven by the woman and on it, the Moldovan border police and customs officials found 372 botox syringes and containers, hidden and undeclared to customs control.

The products were seized, and the investigations in this case continue, the cited source mentions.

Publisher: MI

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The article is in Romanian

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