Op Galaxy arrest three in Grimsby

NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE

21 May 2020

Two men and one woman from Grimsby were arrested yesterday (20 May) by Operation Galaxy officers. Their arrests followed reports that clothing had been stolen at a port in Immingham and was being sold onto the public online.

The two men were arrested on suspicion of theft and the woman was arrested on suspicion of handling stolen goods.

A section 32 warrant was issued for searches to be carried out at properties in Grimsby in connection with the incident. During the searches cash, mobile phones and clothing were seized.

All three have been released under investigation while further enquiries are conducted.

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