Cyprus Mail
Cyprus

Smuggled halloumi seized at checkpoint

the halloumi and eggs seized at the checkpoint

Sixty kilos of halloumi were seized on Tuesday at the Ayios Dometios checkpoint from a vehicle crossing over from the north.

The car belonged to a Turkish Cypriot and contained three plastic containers of halloumi, each weighing 20 kilos, as well as 100 eggs.

The vehicle was inspected at around midday, when the items were found.

A €500 fine was paid and a further €400 for the driver to get his seized car back.

According to an announcement, the confiscated items were left at the customs department.

 


Related posts

Cyprus connection in Bezos hacking

Nick Theodoulou

Tales of Cypriot women who emigrated to Birmingham brought to screen

Gina Agapiou

Join a cultural visit to Lefkara

Eleni Philippou

16-year-old girl found, refutes abduction

Peter Michael

President expects to be informed on Merkel’s discussion with Erdogan

Ombudswoman says auditor general unprofessional, desperate, malicious

Peter Michael

104 comments

Comments are closed.