Officers from the Border Police Department – Burgas stopped in the area of the village of Atia a Renault Megane van with Ruse registration. Border police found nine illegal immigrants, Afghan nationals, in the car. The foreigners, together with the driver – 50 years old from Ruse, have been detained. Pre-trial proceedings have been instituted in the Burgas GPU.
After analysis and search operations, Border Police officers found that two more cars were involved in criminal activity. Soon the two cars were stopped at the entrance to Karlovo. In one of them, the police from the Karlovo Regional Police found 8 more illegal immigrants. They were detained together with the two drivers.