PSP seized 60,900 cigarettes without a tax stamp in an establishment in Porto

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The PSP in Porto seized 60,900 cigarettes without a tax stamp and 143 kilos of ground tobacco from an establishment in Lapa, Porto, the police announced today.

In a statement, the PSP said that, in addition to the tobacco, it seized 20,180 euros.

As part of this enforcement action to combat the illegal sale of tobacco, which took place on Thursday, the PSP also identified two men, aged 36 and 49.

These two men are a businessman and a shopkeeper who live in Rio Tinto, in the municipality of Gondomar, and in Porto, he said.

Hervé Hubert
Hervé Hubert
Hervé Hubert is a 55-year-old writer and journalist based in Porto, Portugal. Born in France, he brings a unique blend of French and Portuguese perspectives to his work. Education Hervé studied Journalism and Literature at the University of Lyon in France. After completing his studies, he gained valuable experience working with various French media outlets (Portugal France also). Career He worked for several years as a journalist in France before making the move to Portugal. In Porto, he joined the Portugal Pulse team as a staff writer. Skills Hervé specializes in storytelling, investigative journalism, and cultural commentary. He has a flair for capturing complex issues in a relatable way. Personal Life He currently resides in Porto and enjoys the city's rich culture, from Fado music to Francesinha cuisine. Hervé continues to maintain strong ties to his French heritage, often traveling back to France for family visits and cultural exploration. With his unique background and diverse skill set, Hervé Hubert adds a layered, multicultural lens to every story he covers.

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