£1,000 fine over under-age cigarette sale

Manchester – A shopkeeper has been ordered to pay more than £1,000 after under-age children were able to buy cigarettes from his shop. Mohammed Iltsham, the owner of Royal Wines on Moston Lane, was found guilty of selling tobacco to an under-age person after he failed to turn up for a hearing at Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday March 18. He was fined £600 and ordered to pay £381 costs with a £60 victims of crime surcharge. Manchester City Council’s trading standards officers organised a test purchase after hearing…

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