South Scotland

Dumfries immigration crime probe

The UK Border Agency has carried out a series of visits to businesses and private addresses in Dumfries as part of an immigration crime investigation.

The joint operation with Dumfries and Galloway Constabulary took place on Thursday.

A short statement confirmed the action at a number of locations in the town.

A spokesman added: "Inquiries are continuing in this criminal investigation and no further details are available at present."

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