The Director of Public Prosecutions v Rimantas Andrisiunas


11 March 2020


Cavan Circuit Criminal court


His Honour Judge John Aylmer


Rimantas Andrisiunas with an address at Drumalee, Cavan, County Cavan pleaded guilty to the following offence Section 78(3) and Section 78(5) of the Finance Act 2005:

  • Keeping for sale or delivery specified tobacco products to wit, 296,767 cigarettes and 4.4 kilograms of fine cut tobacco for the rolling of cigarettes, otherwise that in a pack or packs to which a tax stamp, by means of which Tobacco Products Tax at the appropriate rate has been levied or paid in respect of such tobacco products, is affixed to each pack in the prescribed manner.


On the 11 March 2020 Judge Aylmer sentenced Mr. Andrisiunas to 240 Hours community service in lieu of 12 months imprisonment. The community service is to be completed within 12 months.