Kent County Sheriff

MILLINGTON — Kiswendsida Serge Yameogo, 40, Bronx, N.Y., on Aug. 12, was charged with transporting unstamped cigarettes; and possession of unstamped cigarettes, more than 30 cartons. 

He was placed in the custody of the Comptroller of Maryland's office, where he was released on $5,000 unsecured bond.

Police initially stopped Yameogo for alleged traffic violations. He was charged with following a vehicle too closely.

A K-9 scanned the vehicle. During a search, police located 750 cartons of untaxed cigarettes, according to a sheriff's office news release.

Cpl. G. Travis Manning conducted the traffic stop at 2:47 p.m. on U.S. Route 301 in the area of the 113-mile marker.


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