significant amount of cigarettes and tobacco seized by Revenue in Enniscrone & Ballina  


Revenue officers have seized cigarettes and tobacco worth over €16,100 in Sligo and Mayo.


10,400 cigarettes were seized following a search, under warrant, of a property in the Enniscrone area of County Sligo.


The unstamped cigarettes have an estimated retail value of more than €7,400,


An Irish woman was questioned in relation to this seizure.



Separately Revenue officers seized unstamped cigarettes and ‘roll your own’ tobacco, with an estimated retail value of more than €8,700, in the Ballina area of County Mayo.



Gardaí say investigations are ongoing.