Second Ukrainian detained for trafficking illegal migrants from the Middle East in just ten days. After Godech, this time near Karlovo, the police arrested a 28-year-old Ukrainian, reports BNT.
He himself is a refugee from the war and has been granted temporary protection in our country. He was caught by a patrolling team during a night check near the village of Karnare.
The checked bus was rented from a car rental company. 9 migrants were transported in it, who explained that they were Syrian citizens, among them was a 13-year-old child. According to initial data, the foreigners got into the car in the Burgas region and were supposed to get to. Sofia. Actions on the investigation are ongoing.
The Ukrainian driver was detained for 72 hours by decree of the supervising prosecutor. A small amount of marijuana was also found in his clothing. The Plovdiv prosecutor’s office clarified today that he is subject to the same criminal liability as any Bulgarian citizen, despite his temporary protection status.
This is another case of captured migrants in the area of Karnare village in Karlovy Vary. At the beginning of the month, 55 people from Afghanistan were found in a shooting range run by a Bulgarian.