A mobile post located in Manuel Díaz, near kilometer 426 of Route 5, stopped the march of a car traveling from Rivera to Tacuarembó for a routine checkup. The vehicle was led by a 47-year-old man who had a criminal record and free of requirements.
During the inspection they found 1. 500 boxes of 51 cigarettes, 40 units of 40 grams of tobacco and 35 units of cebu leaves, four kilos of sugar, four kilos of rice, six litres of milk, two litres of juice and four packets of biscuits. two boxes of chocolates, four cans of corn, six instant noodles, two pounds of chicken, about two pounds of meat, 924 grams of chorizo, two packets of toast, two packets of meringue and a packet of flax, all from Paraguay and Brazil.
Upon learning of the customs judge, he ordered the confiscation and valuation of the goods at customs (value of 153. 418 pesos) as well as freedom for the person and vehicle.