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Head of Novo Selo Customs arrested

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Police has brought into custody the Head of Customs at Novo Selo border crossing point, along with 6 customs officers and 5 civilians, suspecting they worked as a group and smuggled textile goods from Bulgaria, Macedonian Ministry of Interior informs.

The police is searching the suspects’ houses, and according to unofficial sources, police and Public Revenue Office are also searching clothing stores in Strumica and the surrounding areas.

Public Revenue Office and and Customs Inspection are starting off checks in more towns across the country where they suspect smuggled goods might be found. The target objects are in Skopje, Strumica, Prilep, Kumanovo, Vinica and Shtip.