The Rhode Island State Police’s two-month investigation into illegal gambling has uncovered the illegal sale of contraband cigarettes.
The Rhode Island State Police Intelligence Unit found that three convenience stores in northern
gambling machines. Two of the stores were also involved in the illegal sale of
fraudulent and forged stamped cigarette packs, the State Police said. Rhode Island
Search warrants were executed Friday by members of the State Police Intelligence Unit, uniform members of the State Police, members of the Rhode Island Division of Taxation, and members of the
Pawtucket, and Woonsocket Police Departments.
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