the employees of the Federal customs administration (ECC) to the power of the 25-year-old Swiss went on Thursday night, as the FCA announced on Friday. From Germany traveled man was checked briefly after the border crossing Basel grenzacherstrasse.

For the 170 subject to licence, Pyro flares, which he had in his car, had the man no appropriate papers, which is why the Material was seized. Bought he have the torches for its fasnacht clique, said the man to the officers.

Pyrotechnic Material is in accordance with the explosives act are subject to approval and may not be imported without permission, the FCA. Against the man criminal case is opened. Him a fine or imprisonment, the threat it is said in the Communiqué.

(SDA)