29th January 2019, 20:56
Customs arrests local man and seizes 750 cartons of cigarettes and a vehicle.
Customs has seized 750 cartons of cigarettes and a locally registered vehicle. The vehicle's driver; a local man, has been arrested for possession and transportation of a commercial amount of tobacco; he has not yet been charged.
A radio transceiver was also allegedly found in the car.
The incident took place in the early hours yesterday morning when officers stopped the vehicle in the area of WaterportRoad, following a chase.
In a separate incident, Customs seized a RHIBand an outboard engine at Catalan Bay.