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.
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