By accepting you will be accessing a service provided by a third-party external to https://mschristian.org/

3 men arrested in New York for selling counterfeit vapor goods

In what seems to be growing problem, police took down a group of men selling fake vapor products.

Officials raided a home on a quiet suburban cul-de-sac just off busy Jerusalem Avenue in East Meadow on Friday, according to a story on CBS New York’s website. They confiscated millions in cash and counterfeit vaping products.

“They, like, had deliveries. I saw, like, cars coming, bringing boxes,” neighbor Lucy Silva said, according to the story.

“They just seemed like a very nice family. They pretty much keep to themselves,” neighbor Peter Morra told CBS2’s Jennifer McLogan.

Fifty-eight-year-old Ali Asghar and his two sons, 33-year-old Ali Zar and 35-year-old Ali Moosa, have all been charged with trademark counterfeiting. The feds and Nassau Police report they got wind of the operation in January at Kennedy Airport.

“A shipment coming from China was identified as belonging to Mr. Asghar,” Frank Russo, with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, said, according to the story.

“Approximately $4 million dollars of sales that were generated. They advertised on social media,” Nassau Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder said, according to the story. The counterfeit products were also sold in stores owned by the suspects in East Meadow, Levittown, Bellerose and Commack.

Original author: GTNF Trust
US city outlaws hiring of anyone who uses vapor pr...
Following vapers

Related Posts

 

Comments

No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment
Already Registered? Login Here
Guest
Monday, 13 July 2020

Captcha Image

MSChristian.org RSS Statement

Most of the information found on this website comes from RSS Feeds. It is an automated task that provides the information to you. We try to limit items that are duplicates, but with many feeds this can be difficult. Since the owner of this website also has MS and is legally blind this service was necessary to keep the website running with as much automation as possible. Volunteers help from time to time but many have disabilities themselves. We thank you for visiting us and hope that MSC can be of service to you and your loved ones.