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Fateh Al-Hayani told officers he was purchasing the cigarettes in Virginia and selling them in New York where the tax is almost 2,000 percent higher per pack.

Cigarette trafficker pleads guilty in Louisa

Posted on October 8, 2015 at 12:00 pm

A New York City man pleaded guilty in Louisa County Circuit Court on a charge of trafficking cigarettes on Wednesday, Sept. 30. Fateh Al-Hayani, 37, of  Queens, New York, was arrested on last November on Interstate 64 in Louisa County after Trooper Martin Kriz pulled over Al-Hayani for...
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  • Louisa Commonwealth Attorney Rusty McGuire educates parents about children’s Internet safety during a presentation at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School on Sept. 24.

    New trends in Internet safety

    Posted on October 6, 2015 at 8:00 am

    The Louisa County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office with Louisa County Sheriff’s Office explained the dangers of social media to students and parents alike during a
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