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Detector Dog Gus Helps Uncover 24,000 Illicit Cigarettes In Wexford

Niall Colbert
Niall Colbert

11:32 AM - 14 Oct 2019



Detector dog Gus has helped to uncover more than 24,000 illicit cigarettes in Co. Wexford.

The pup assisted in the operation at a premises in Enniscorthy on Saturday.

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The cigarettes were branded "Blue River", "Excellence" and "Email", and had a retail value of around €16,400.

A man in his 50s has been questioned in relation to the recovery.

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In a separate operation last Thursday, officers seized over 19 kilos of tobacco worth €11,000 in Nenagh in Co Tipperary.

A man in his 20s and a woman in her 40s have been interviewed.

Investigations are ongoing with a view to prosecutions in both seizures.



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