Court Imposes Jail for Possession of Unmarked Cigarettes
Convicted: Pierre Larose
Description of Offence: Possession of unmarked cigarettes for the purpose of sale, under the Tobacco Tax Act
Date of Offence: March 2, 2018
Date of Conviction: November 20, 2018, at the Cornwall Provincial Offences Court
Penalty Imposed: 30 days in jail
Background: On March 2, 2018, members of the Ontario Provincial Police executed a search warrant and discovered 4,600 unmarked cigarettes. All tobacco products were seized and forfeited.