Security forces have discovered almost 870,000 euros in cash in the suitcase of a passenger at the airport in Dusseldorf, in western Germany, camouflaged among the luggage like Chinese books, have informed this Monday the customs authorities.
The owner of the suitcase, a French citizen of 26 years and Chinese origin, could not clarify the membership of the money or its recipient when it was intercepted, on November 10. For this reason, the authorities opened a case against him.
The young man whoI wanted to go from Dusseldorf to China through Russia and, despite the confiscation of money, he was able to continue his journey. Germany, like most countries, requires to declare the export of large amounts of cash.