When police stopped a foreign registered van in Jämtland ridges on Friday evening revealed to a large-scale smuggling attempt. The car was filled to the brim with diapers purchased in Norway – specifically 25,179 pieces, the police could say after carefully counted them.
Two men, each in 25-40s, is now under arrest on suspicion of smuggling crimes, according to local media.
The ultimate goal of diaper smugglers believed to have been Lithuania, where the diapers will generate many times more than what they cost in purchases in Norway. Similar smuggling attempt of just diapers have been stopped several times in recent years.