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Contraband seized in raid by Customs

PUBLISHED: 12:10 18 January 2002 | UPDATED: 11:13 03 March 2010

SUFFOLK HM Customs officers have seized a large quantity of cigarettes and tobacco from a Lowestoft house.

Approximately 80,000 cigarettes and 36 kilos of hand rolling tobacco had been smuggled into the country.

SUFFOLK HM Customs officers have seized a large quantity of cigarettes and tobacco from a Lowestoft house.

Approximately 80,000 cigarettes and 36 kilos of hand rolling tobacco had been smuggled into the country.

Investigations are continuing into this offence. The duty involved from yesterday's raid is nearly £15,000.

 


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