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Tag: Liquor Control Board

Sep.
19th

Federal agents raid Puyallup smoke shop

From news partner KIRO-TV:

PUYALLUP, Wash. —

State and federal agents swarmed a Native American smoke shop in Puyallup Wednesday, seizing scores of items.

Agents with the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, along with officers from the state Liquor Control Board, removed files, computers and boxes of cigarettes from the Indian Country smoke shop and store.

Authorities won’t say why the shop was raided, and family members of the store’s owners said police are trying to destroy the business.

One woman was forcibly removed by officers when she tried to interfere with the operation, they

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