Man sentenced for contraband cigarette conspiracy

From: WSAZ | News Channel 3

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) — A man accused of transporting contraband cigarettes entered a guilty plea Tuesday and was immediately sentenced, according to information from acting U.S. Attorney Carol Casto’s office.


In December 2010, Koita and Willia purchased 2,340 cartons of contraband cigarettes from West Virginia and resold them in New York. Willia was convicted in 2011 and deported to Nigeria by the Department of Homeland Security.

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