Employees of a check point "Borispol" prevented attempt of illegal transportation through border of jewels worth over 100 thousand dollars.
As reported the UNIAN in Department of interaction questions from mass media and public relations of State frontier service of Ukraine, smuggling was transported by ours 43 - the summer compatriot, about possible which illegal activity the staff of State frontier service of SBU learned beforehand. When the man arrived to Ukraine from Amsterdam, frontier guards initiated joint with the staff of customs profound check of its things.
In baggage of the traveler the customs group revealed 8 soldered packages with jewels with a gross weight of 2500 carats. By a preliminary estimate of the expert - the gemologist, stones cost about 100 - 125 thousand dollars. The exact sum of their assessment will be called after more thorough examination. As law enforcement agencies had information that the smuggler can be also involved in drug trafficking, for examination also sent tablets and packages with coffee which he brought with itself(himself) from Holland. After receiving results of examinations the staff of SBU will resolve an issue of excitement concerning the detained criminal case.