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Arrest after contraband tobacco found

Members of the drug squad on Sunday evening seized a large amount of contraband tobacco and cigarettes in Larnaca.

They were found in a car driven by a 40-year-old man which the officers stopped and searched at 6pm.

In total, 23 packages containing 250g of tobacco and 1,105 packs of cigarettes were seized.

The driver was arrested pending further investigations.



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