R3.8m worth of illegal cigarettes seized
A truck driver was arrested last night after being found with several boxes of illegal cigarettes.
CAPE TOWN - A truck driver has been caught with several boxes of illegal cigarettes worth an estimated street value of R3,8 million.
Western Cape traffic authorities pulled over the suspect near Worcester late last night and arrested him.
Provincial traffic chief Kenny Africa says the boxes of cigarettes were covered by packets of chips."