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Press Release: Another 34,220 euros in undeclared cash discovered by Customs

This morning during routine checks at the MIA departure lounge by the Customs Anti Money Laundering Team, over 34,000 euros were discovered on a passenger leaving the island.
The passenger was selected by Customs Officials screening the flight departing to Amman. Upon being asked, the passenger declared approximately 8000 euro. However, following a personal search in the passenger and his belongings, a total of 34,220euros were elevated.
The police anti money laundering section was informed and the passenger was placed under arrest pending investigation. 10,000 euros were returned and the rest seized.