Man and woman arrested on suspicion of money laundering

The Causeway, Haverhill Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

The Causeway, Haverhill Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: Archant

A man and a woman in Haverhill have been arrested in connection with money laundering offences after police recovered around £1,500 in cash from a car.

Suffolk police stopped and searched a 30-year-old man and a 31-year-old woman in The Causeway on Saturday under the Misuse of Drugs Act.

After searching a vehicle, police recovered a large amount of what is suspected to be crack cocaine, a knife, a knuckle duster and the cash.

The man was subsequently arrested on suspicion of possession of class A drugs with intent to supply, money laundering, possession of offensive weapons and theft of a motor vehicle.

The woman was arrested on suspicion of money laundering.

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They were both taken to Bury St Edmunds police investigation centre for questioning and have now been released, pending further enquiries.

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