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7 ARRESTED FOR SELLING CONTRABAND CIGARETTES

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Image Source: Singapore Customs

According to a post by Singapore Customs, an operation was conducted between 25 and 27 of November 2019 against peddlers selling duty-unpaid cigarettes.

Among the seven men

  • 3 China Nationals
  • 3 Singaporeans
  • 1 Vietnamese
Image Source: Singapore Customs

25th – 26th Nov Chai Chee, Bedok Reservoir & Changi Airport

Singapore Customs conducted operations at Chai Chee and Bedok Reservoir and arrested two China nationals for selling contraband cigarettes on Wechat. A total of 1,490 of contraband cigarettes and a van was seized.

Investigations lead the officers to the arrest of another Chinese national at Changi airport the next day.

Image Source: Singapore Customs

Geylang

A total of 1,546 packets of contraband cigarettes and two e-bikes were seized by the authorities at Geylang.

Investigations lead to the arrest of three Singaporeans and one Vietnamese

Investigations are ongoing.

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