Two men have been arrested for allegedly being in possession of tens of thousands of contraband cigarettes in Middleton.

The RCMP Integrated Border Enforcement Team says it seized 85,000 contraband cigarettes, two vehicles and cash.

Police say the two men were arrested on Friday for possession of unstamped tobacco products. A 41-year-old man from Middleton and a 61-year-old man from Bridgetown have been released under a promise to appear in court on Feb. 23.