Two undeclared cash seizures made by Customs Department

Customs

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

On Saturday customs officials from the Anti-Money Laundering Team and the Enforcement Section seized over €21,000 of undeclared cash from two separate passengers during routine cash control checks.

Both passengers held passports who originate from the Ivory Coast were departing Malta to Istanbul in Turkey. One passenger was found with €11,760 and decided to forfeit €1,760 whilst the second passenger had €10,000 hidden in his trousers and was fined €200.