Illegal cigarettes worth more than €408k seized by Revenue officers
Contraband cigarettes worth more than €408,000 have been seized by Revenue officers.
Revenue personnel, assisted by detector dog Elvis, discovered the illegal cigarettes at a business in Co Meath yesterday.
The 'Jim' branded cigarettes have an estimated retail value of €408,000 and represent a potential loss of over €299,000 to the Exchequer.
Anyone who has any information about smuggling or the sale of illegal tobacco products is urged to contact Revenue on Confidential phone number 1800 295 295.