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BORDER POLICING CONFISCATE FAKE GOODS FROM A TRADER IN KORSTEN: GQEBERHA
2021/06/21      |  Written By:  Colonel P Naidu   |   Province:  Eastern Cape

Gqeberha:  20 June 2021 - Police members from Border Policing attached to  the Port of Ngqura  confiscated illicit cigarettes, sanitary pads and creams from a retail store in Durban Road in Korsten on Friday, 18 June 2021.

It is alleged that at about 10:15, police searched the premises and  seized  430 cartons of fake cigarettes, 1538 tubes of various creams, 25 cartons of tobacco as well as 22 loose packets of tobacco. The total amount of the confiscated goods were  R230 000.

The  35-year-old owner was warned but not charged and the illicit goods were seized by Border Policing members.