PRESS RELEASE: Over 39,000 euros in undeclared cash seized by Customs

Customs Officials from the Anti-Money Laundering  Team have once again found undeclared cash at the Malta International Airport.

The officials were screening passengers arriving from Tunis, yesterday afternoon, when one passenger’s belongings were searched.  Following the search, 39,093 euros in undeclared cash were elevated from the passenger's luggage.

The cash in excess was seized and the passenger was placed under arrest pending investigation by the Police.