Jail and Probation for Possession of Unmarked Fine-Cut Tobacco
Convicted: Alex Charles Daniels
Description of Offence: Possession of unmarked fine-cut tobacco for the purpose of sale, under the Tobacco Tax Act
Date of Offence: April 17, 2018
Date of Conviction: November 20, 2018, at the Cornwall Provincial Offences Court
Penalty Imposed: 15 days in jail and a two year probation order
Background: On April 17, 2018, members of the Cornwall Regional Task Force searched a vehicle and discovered 179 kilograms of unmarked fine-cut tobacco. All tobacco products were seized and forfeited.