The Director of Public Prosecutions v Samy Ahmed


3 April 2020


Dublin Circuit Criminal Court


Her Honour Judge Melanie Greally


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.


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.