Five arrested following a number of warrants in Milton Keynes

    Officers from Thames Valley Police have today (19/10) executed five warrants under Section 8 of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act.

    A woman and four men have been arrested on suspicion of a range of offences including blackmail, cannabis production and immigration offences.

    Police say at this time, they remain in custody.

    The warrants took place in Milton Keynes South area.

    Investigating officer, Detective Sergeant Laura Herrington of CID based at Milton Keynes, said: “We have carried out a number warrants in connection with an ongoing investigation into an allegation of blackmail.

    “One man has been arrested in connection with this investigation and four others have been arrested as a result of further offences being identified.

    “Members of the public may see an increased police presence whilst officers carry out further enquiries.

    “We would like to thank members of the public for their patience.”

    Sponsored Stories

     

    Local News

    Weather

    • Sun

      21°C

    • Mon

      20°C

    • Tue

      20°C

    • Wed

      22°C

    • Thu

      22°C