Frontier guards of Chernovitsky boundary group of a post of "Podvirne" on Ukraine - the Moldavian border in the night of September 7 detained 5,5 tons of illicit alcohol. They stopped 2 cargo minibuses "Mercedes" precautionary shots from the machine gun. As reported in time a press - conferences the chief of Chernovitsky boundary group Nikolay Matsishin, 2 cargo minibuses "Mercedes" which were accompanied by the car of the same brand, the border duty of a post "Household" detained in 300 meters from Gosgranitsa's line in the territory of Ukraine. Cars with the Moldavian numbers 3 citizens of Moldova operated. On request of frontier guards they didn't stop and even tried to run into a dress. Therefore it was necessary to carry out a precautionary shot from the machine gun. In trucks found 27 barrels of alcohol with a capacity of 200 liters everyone. Total of the withdrawn - 5 490 liters. Alcohol transferred to employees of Kelmenetsky customs. At the moment the assessment of the withdrawn proceeds.