Passenger with money stash nabbed by customs

Money Euros

Customs officers from the Anti Money Laundering Team have discovered 11,430 euros during routine searches at the MIA departures lounge.

The passenger was bound for Amsterdam and when asked how much cash he was carrying, to which he replied around 4,000euros. His belongings were then searched and a total of 11,430 euros were elevated.

The cash in excess of 10,000euros were forfeited in accordance to law.