Bradford

Cash seized and arrests made in Huddersfield raids

Four people have been arrested and more than £1m seized in connection with suspected money laundering.

The bundles of cash, totalling about £1.3m, were found when police raided two addresses in Crossland Moor, Huddersfield, on Friday afternoon.

A 41-year-old woman and a man, aged 44, were arrested at a property in Thornleigh Road.

A 37-year-old woman and a 35-year-old man were arrested from an address in Pembroke Court.

West Yorkshire Police said they were being held on suspicion of money laundering.

Supt Dave Knopwood, of Kirklees police, said: "The operation was carried out under the Proceeds of Crime Act as we strongly suspected that the cash was linked to serious offences that have taken place in the region."

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites