Five arrested in brand counterfeiting raids in Watford and Bushey

Watford Observer: Five arrested in brand counterfeiting raids in Watford and Bushey Five arrested in brand counterfeiting raids in Watford and Bushey

Five people from Watford, Bushey, and Essex have been arrested following a series of raids targeting brand counterfeiting.

Officers from Hertfordshire and Essex police, executed six warrants this morning, leading to the arrest of four men and a woman on suspicion of breaching trademark offences and money laundering.

The warrants were also conducted in with experts including Adidas, Nike, Superdry, Ralph Lauren and Under Armour as well as the intellectual property office.

Warrants were executed in Greatham Road, Bushey, Elstree, Borehamwood, Billericay, and Watford.

Those arrested include a 28-year-old man from Watford, a 47-year-old man from Elstree, a 41-year-old man from Bushey, a 41-year-old man from Borehamwood, and a 43-year-old woman from Billericay.

All five suspects are currently in police custody and will be questioned by detectives.

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6:34pm Tue 20 May 14

The Rover says...

Bovingdon Market will be quiet this weekend then
Bovingdon Market will be quiet this weekend then The Rover
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10:14pm Fri 23 May 14

croxleyite says...

How dare we purchase goods at 10% of the price of those selling the genuine article and becoming mega rich. The law protects those!
How dare we purchase goods at 10% of the price of those selling the genuine article and becoming mega rich. The law protects those! croxleyite
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