Windsor man charged in provincial police tobacco bust

Windsor man charged in provincial police tobacco bust

Ontario Provincial Police seized 36 kilograms of illegal tobacco during an investigation in Windsor Thursday. 

The force's contraband tobacco enforcement team searched a home on Tecumseh Road West near Campbell Avenue, seizing the shisha tobacco, which is commonly smoked with a hookah, and several thousand dollars in cash. 

A Windsor man has been charged with trafficking in contraband tobacco, possession of other tobacco for resale, and possession of other tobacco greater than 1 kilogram.