Brantford police seize 150 cartons of unmarked cigarettes

News Feb 16, 2017 by Mike Peeling Brant News

A Brantford man faces Tobacco Tax Act charges following a seizure by police.

On Wednesday, Feb. 15 at approximately 12:50 p.m., an officer stopped a vehicle on Sheridan Street. While speaking with the driver, the officer saw packages in the back of the vehicle.

The officer had reason to believe the packages contained illegal cigarettes. A search revealed the packages contained approximately 150 cartons of unmarked cigarettes.

As a result, a 55-year-old Brantford man was charged with possession of unmarked cigarettes for sale and possession of unmarked cigarettes under the Tobacco Tax Act.

He was released on a provincial summons to attend court on March 29.

Brantford police seize 150 cartons of unmarked cigarettes

Local man faces charges after being stopped on Sheridan Street

News Feb 16, 2017 by Mike Peeling Brant News

A Brantford man faces Tobacco Tax Act charges following a seizure by police.

On Wednesday, Feb. 15 at approximately 12:50 p.m., an officer stopped a vehicle on Sheridan Street. While speaking with the driver, the officer saw packages in the back of the vehicle.

The officer had reason to believe the packages contained illegal cigarettes. A search revealed the packages contained approximately 150 cartons of unmarked cigarettes.

As a result, a 55-year-old Brantford man was charged with possession of unmarked cigarettes for sale and possession of unmarked cigarettes under the Tobacco Tax Act.

He was released on a provincial summons to attend court on March 29.

Brantford police seize 150 cartons of unmarked cigarettes

Local man faces charges after being stopped on Sheridan Street

News Feb 16, 2017 by Mike Peeling Brant News

A Brantford man faces Tobacco Tax Act charges following a seizure by police.

On Wednesday, Feb. 15 at approximately 12:50 p.m., an officer stopped a vehicle on Sheridan Street. While speaking with the driver, the officer saw packages in the back of the vehicle.

The officer had reason to believe the packages contained illegal cigarettes. A search revealed the packages contained approximately 150 cartons of unmarked cigarettes.

As a result, a 55-year-old Brantford man was charged with possession of unmarked cigarettes for sale and possession of unmarked cigarettes under the Tobacco Tax Act.

He was released on a provincial summons to attend court on March 29.