Tobacco seized in Limavady raid

Cigarettes and Hand Rolling tobacco (HRT) have been seized in Limavady following an operation 'to disrupt the sale of suspected illicit tobacco' by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

Friday, 31st March 2017, 3:05 pm
Updated Sunday, 7th May 2017, 9:53 pm
Some of the items seized

A spokesperson said: “HMRC officers, accompanied by the Police Service of Northern Ireland, discovered the tobacco products during a search of a residential address in Limavady on Wednesday 29 March.

In total 31,480 cigarettes and 19.25 kg of HRT, worth an estimated £15,400 in evaded duty were seized.

“Investigations are continuing.”

Some of the cigarettes seized in the raid in Limavady
Some of the cigarettes seized in the raid in Limavady