Photo: Oleksandr Kondratyuk / RIA Novosti
She has tried to take out to China about two kilograms of gold bars, and fell with a strange gait. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the Siberian customs Department.
According to the employee of the customs office, her attention was drawn to unnatural gait tourists, as well as the nervous woman at pass control at the airport. With the help of the metal detector the customs officers were able to locate the ingots, tied to the feet of the Russians with tape. After that the girl voluntarily gave eight gold ingots, with a total value of five million rubles.
The smuggler admitted that he was trying to take out bullion at the request of the resident of China for a reward. Against the Russians opened a criminal case under part 1 of article 226.1 (“Illegal transfer of strategically important goods and resources”) which provides till 7 years of imprisonment.
It is noted that the bars were homemade, as industrial samples and documents their production was absent.
In January the Taiwanese guards have exposed a smuggler who tried to smuggle into the country 24 mouse-gerbil. 60-year-old woman stopped at a checkpoint after returning from China. The attention of customs officers was attracted by her strange gait. During the search it turned out that she was hiding under the skirt of rodents.
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