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P130,000 counterfeit cigarettes seized in Isabela

By: - Correspondent / @VillVisayaJrINQ
/ 11:46 AM June 22, 2020

ROXAS, Isabela – A 34-year-old man was arrested with P130,000 worth of counterfeit cigarettes in a bus terminal here Sunday afternoon, police said.

Col. James Cipriano, Isabela provincial police director, identified the suspect Jayson Pagay, an unemployed college graduate from Barangay San Rafael in this town.

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Pagay was arrested after police found 300 reams of counterfeit cigarettes bearing a certain brand  from his possession around 2: 40 p.m.

The suspect will be charged with violation of the Republic Act 8293 or the Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines.

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