Thousands of counterfeit cigarettes found by police unit after van stop in Brighouse
Thousands of illegal cigarettes have been found in the back of the van in Brighouse
West Yorkshire Police's Roads Policing Unit stopped the vehicle on Wakefield Road, Brighouse.
Officers out on patrol spotted the Ford Transit van which had an expired MOT.
When the van was searched 2,500 packets of counterfeit cigarettes were found.
West Yorkshire Trading Standards are now assisting West Yorkshire Police with their enquiries.