The Director of Public Prosecutions v Samy Ahmed

Date

3 April 2020

Venue 

Dublin Circuit Criminal Court

Judge

Her Honour Judge Melanie Greally

Summary

Mr. Samy Ahmed, with an address at Flat 104, Forest Court, Edgwere Road, London W22RF pleaded guilty to the following offence under Section 119(2) Finance Act, 2001, as amended :

  • Evasion of a duty of excise on excisable products to wit, 12,000 cigarettes with intend to defraud either directly or indirectly the State of such duty.

Outcome

On 3 April 2020, at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court, Judge Greally sentenced Mr. Samy Ahmed to 12 months imprisonment suspended for a period of 12 months, on his entering a bond to be of good behaviour for a period of 12 months.