Criminal case was initiated for giving a bribe attempt
According to the results of customs examination, 28 liters of alcoholic products were found on the bus. According to the legislation, import of more than 5 liters of alcohol by one individual into the territory of the EAEU is prohibited.
The driver is brought to administrative responsibility regarding non-declaration of alcoholic products. To give a legal assessment of his actions, the case file was transferred to law enforcement agencies. Based on the results of the inspection by the Brest Interdistrict Department of the Investigative Committee of the Republic of Belarus, the criminal case was initiated against the citizen on the basis of the elements of the crime provided for in Part 1 of Art. 431 of the Criminal Code of the Republic of Belarus (bribery).
The State Customs Committee recalls that, in accordance with Art. 43 of the Law "On the State Border", it is prohibited to leave money in documents submitted for verification, as well as to commit acts aimed at inciting officials to violate the law.