People counting on buying last-minute perfume for their sweetheart today for Valentine’s Day may want to look in department stores instead of road stops after Los Angeles border patrol agents announced the seizure of more than $31 million worth of fake perfume. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers assigned to the Los Angeles/Long Beach seaport complex have seized 475,056 bottles of imported perfume bearing counterfeit trademarks in the recent months leading up to the holiday, officials announced this week. If genuine, the seized perfumes have an estimated manufacturer’s suggested retail price of more than $31 million, authorities said.

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