Thousands in counterfeit goods seized in Wasaga Beach

$700K in 'knock-off' items confiscated from six retailers

Charges are pending at Wasaga Beach after $700,000 worth of counterfeit items were confiscated from several stores on Beach Drive.

Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and the Canadian Anti-Counterfeiting Network, with assistance from the United States Department of Homeland Security (USDHS) and the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC) searched six retailers last week.

‘Knock-off’ clothing, watches and sunglasses are among the items seized.

The investigation continues. Charges are pending.

Anyone having knowledge of persons or property involved in this investigation should contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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