A minor Bulgarian citizen was detained during joint actions of SANS, MoI and the Prosecutor’s office.

A joint operation of the State Agency for National Security (SANS), Regional Police Directorate – Plovdiv and the Specialized Counter-terrorism Unit under the leadership and control of the Specialized Prosecutor’s office was held on 06th of June 2019 in Plovdiv city during which a minor Bulgarian national was detained.

Pretrial proceedings have been initiated concerning the case.

During house search of the detained person improvised explosive devices made by himself, chemical substances and components for the production of explosives as well as items containing symbols of an international terrorist organization have been discovered.

There is no information about accomplices of the detained person on the territory of Bulgaria.

The work on the case is still in progress.