Deputies arrest 3 men after finding counterfeit goods in van

Deputies arrest 3 men after finding counterfeit goods in van

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - Three men are in jail after investigators found counterfeit goods in their van Wednesday during a traffic stop on Interstate 20.

Deputies pulled the van over for speeding just before noon on I-20 near the Bobby Jones exit.

Investigators say they found a large number of counterfeit purses and chemicals used in perfumes. The Hazmat team was called out to identify the chemicals.

Investigators believe the men are from Africa and are checking whether the men are in the country legally.

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