5,000 liters of bootleg alcohol seized in Istanbul
Simultaneous operation conducted in 4 districts of Turkish metropolis, 5 suspects arrested
A total of 5,000 liters (1,320 gallons) of counterfeit alcohol were seized in Istanbul on Thursday, according to a security source.
Teams of the provincial gendarmerie command conducted simultaneous operations at addresses in Fatih, Silivri, Gaziosmanpasa and Sisli districts of the province, said a security source on condition of anonymity.
The operation seized 5,000 liters of bootleg alcohol in bottles bearing various brands, the source added.
Five suspects were arrested in the operation.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.