Mon, 10 Aug 2020

Maluleke added that 45 cartons of Remington Gold cigarettes, valued at R12 000, as well as R9 681 in cash, were seized.

While the Hawks described one of the individuals as a prominent soapie actor, the identities can only be revealed once they make their first court appearance.

The others are aged between 38 and 42.

They are expected to appear in the Polokwane Magistrate's Court on Thursday, on charges of contravention of the Customs and Excise Act 91 of 1964 and dealing in illicit cigarettes.

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