The head of a committee was arrested at the Umm Qasr al-Shamali customs office while attempting to enter illegal materials
The Commission for Integrity announced on Monday the [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] head of a committee in the northern Umm Qasr Customs, which was accused of smuggling a motorcycle container.
In a statement received by the Baghdad Post, the Department of Investigation said that "the head of the detection committee in Gumark Um Qasr al-Shamali, as well as a member of the committee and the deputy director of Jamraji, were arrested for attempting to introduce materials contrary to importation."
"A team from the Basra Investigation Directorate of the body, which moved to the northern port of Umm Qasr, managed to [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] three accused with the accursed crime of trying to smuggle a container loaded with motorcycles, which were listed in the (Monfist) as spare materials for bicycles to avoid payment of customs duties, That "the seizure was made under a judicial note based on the provisions of Article 340 of the Penal Code."
She added that "the record of the seizure of assets of the accused, and presented with the seized material, the competent investigating judge to take appropriate legal action."
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