The police cracked a cross-provincial case of tobacco counterfeiting in Zhejiang

On September 26, the police in the city of Lanxi, Zhejiang province successfully cracked a large case of tobacco counterfeiting. Seven suspects were captured and a den of counterfeit production was destroyed. Valued at over 10 million yuan, 180.9 kilograms of tobacco shreds and a set of equipment for illegal production were seized. 

After a year-long investigation and operation, the Lanxi police, which was divided into three teams, decided to act in unison. On September 26, the main suspects were caught, followed by the arresting of other suspects in Ningbo and Lanxi. So far, all the seven members of the criminal gang have been caught and the case is pending for further investigation.