Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yurii Lutsenko wrote on Facebook, Censor.NET reports.
He said Hungarians found 125,000 packs of cigarettes and 916 kg of amber in a vehicle that had passed through Ukrainian customs control.
"A member of the Zakarpattia region prosecutor's office served indictment to Tysa's chief customs inspector Berchi (part 2 of article 364 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine), who carried out the customs clearance of the vehicle.
"He was served a petition for the preventive measure of pretrial detention. The public servant was also suspended from post at Tysa customs under request of the prosecutor's office," Lutsenko reported.
Suspect in organization of journalist Serhiienko's murder detained, - Prosecutor General Lutsenko. PHOTO(0)