The party of men's and women's clothing and footwear (only 23 names) is detained by total cost of 174 000 hryvnias as a result of the general operation of employees of the Kharkov customs and frontier guards during attempt of illegal transportation through customs border of Ukraine.
The event happened at distance of 500 meters from the line of frontier of Ukraine to the Russian Federation near a check point of "Goptivk". Our compatriot tried to take the freight - sheepskin coats, a coat, jackets, barefoot persons, belts and berets - to the neighboring state a bypass road out of the check point location, however was in due time stopped by guards.
All footwear, clothes, and also the car on which they moved, it is withdrawn. The protocol on violation of customs rules according to Art. 351 of the Customs code of Ukraine which establishes responsibility for the actions directed on movement of goods and vehicles through customs border of Ukraine out of customs control is made.
As a whole, since the beginning of 2008 the Kharkov customs brought eight criminal cases and 570 protocols on violation of customs rules for the sum over 17 million hryvnias are made.