Cigarettes, tobacco and a vehicle seized by Revenue in Donegal

240,000 cigarettes, 52kg of rolling tobacco and a vehicle were seized by Revenue in Donegal yesterday.

It’s understood the operation was intelligence-led, and assistance was provided by Donegal Gardaí.

The cigarettes are thought to have a value of over €244,000, with an estimated loss to the Exchequer of around €191,000.

Two men have been questioned in relation to the seizure, and investigations are ongoing.