30-Day Jail Sentence for Possession of Unmarked Fine-Cut Tobacco
Convicted: Jennifer Lynn Harries
Location of Offence: Cornwall
Description of Offence: Possession of unmarked fine-cut tobacco, under the Tobacco Tax Act
Date of Offence: November 13, 2018
Date of Conviction: October 15, 2019, at the Cornwall Ontario Court of Justice
Penalty Imposed: 30 days in jail
Background: On November 13, 2018, officers from the Cornwall Regional Task Force searched a vehicle and discovered 1,065 kg of unmarked fine-cut tobacco. The tobacco products were seized and forfeited.