Approximately 20,000 unstamped cigarettes valued at €10,600 were seized from a car at a Covid-19 Garda checkpoint in Bohola yesterday afternoon (Wednesday).
The seizure was made as part of the Claremorris Community Engagement area’s response to Covid-19.
A car was stopped at the Covid-19 checkpoint at Bohola, where inquiries were made into the purpose of the driver’s movements. The car was subsequently searched and approximately 20,000 cigarettes were located.
Revenue has been notified and is pursuing this investigation.