Five held after cigarette haul

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 13 November, 2001, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 13 November, 2001, 12:00am
 

Customs officers arrested the master and four crew members of a mainland trade vessel following the seizure of more than six million illicit cigarettes worth $9.3 million at the Wan Chai Public Cargo Working Area yesterday. The contraband had a duty potential of $4.8 million.


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