Woman caught in Hammond with 30,000 cigarettes, no tax stamps
Friday, March 4, 2011 - 11:56 am

HAMMOND -- A Syracuse woman was busted along St. Rt. 12 Thursday night with what state police said were 30,000 cigarettes without tax stamps.

Christine A. Caluya, 43, was stopped at 8 p.m. and was charged with possession/transportation of 30,000 unstamped cigarettes.

The retail value of the cigarettes is estimated at over $10,000.

Troopers say the investigation is continuing.