Customs seize contraband cigarettes culprit shells out €27640

first_imgThe customs department found more than 12 kilos of tobacco and 40,800 cigarettes which were imported illegally from the north in the home of a Paphos resident on Sunday evening.The duty due for the items was estimated at €10,500.Customs officers arrested the man and seized the tobacco and cigarettes as well as the car used for smuggling.A sum of money which the suspect allegedly said came from the sale of cigarettes was also confiscated.Late on Sunday evening the director of the customs department accepted an out-of-court settlement for a total of €27,640 after which the man was set free and his vehicle was returned to him.You May LikeUltimate Pet Nutrition Nutra Thrive SupplementAdd This One Thing To Your Dog’s Food To Help Them Be HealthierUltimate Pet Nutrition Nutra Thrive SupplementUndoAngels And EntrepreneursRobert Herjavec Announce Venture Could Make You RichAngels And EntrepreneursUndoDr. Marty ProPower Plus Supplement3 Dangerous Foods People Feed Their Dogs (Without Realizing It)Dr. Marty ProPower Plus SupplementUndo Turkish Cypriot actions in Varosha ‘a clear violation’ of UN resolutions, Nicosia saysUndoConcern over falling tourism numbersUndoPensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img