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“ST. LOUIS — Federal officials have seized 7,800 vape pens shipped from Hong Kong and destined for a home in Florissant.
Customs officials intercepted the package Oct. 9 at an express consignment operations hub in St. Louis, Steve Bansbach, a spokesman for U.S. Customs and Border Protection in Chicago, said Monday.
Bansbach said the Puff Bar vape pens, a kind of electronic cigarette, had a market value of $156,000. They contained nicotine, propylene glycol and vegetable glycerine.”