Caught with hundreds of smuggled bottles


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A man was stopped by customs officials with hundreds of smuggled alcohol bottles.

In a press release, the customs department claimed that an officer stopped a van registered in Italy.

The van owner was carrying 600 bottles of wine and 156 bottles of beer. These had not been declared at the customs department.

The alcohol was confiscated, and the man was fined €862.