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Mounties, border officials seize bogus NHL Winnipeg Jets jerseys worth $12K

WINNIPEG – Bogus NHL Winnipeg Jets jerseys crashed and burned at the Canadian border.

Mounties and Canada Border Services Agency seized a shipment of counterfeit jerseys bearing the newest NHL team’s logo and shoulder flashes last week.

The jerseys did not have players names or numbers on them.

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Police estimate the retail value would have been about $12,000.

RCMP advise the public to purchase team products through authorized dealers.

No charges have been laid so far.