SARS customs intercepts 700 chicken packages at Beitbridge

Pretoria, Tuesday 12 September 2017 – SARS Customs officials intercepted a truck carrying 700 packages of chicken estimated at R711 000 from South Africa to Zimbabwe at Beitbridge border post on Sunday, 10th September 2017.
 
The incident took place when the foreign registered truck was subjected to a physical inspection after the driver declared that he was carrying only plastic buckets.
 
The goods and the truck have been detained pending further investigation by the South African Police Service.