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NEWS: Swoop on Conran Street Market in Harpurhey Nets Haul of Fake Goods

Posted by admin on Jun 16, 2011 8:47:43 AM
Police swooped on a market to seize clothes, jewellery, tobacco and DVDs in a raid on counterfeit goods.

Officials from the UK Border Agency and Trading Standards joined in the search of Conran Street Market in Harpurhey in a joint operation codenamed Project Cove.

The action saw a large police presence surround the site as officers searched stalls and interviewed vendors.

Police chased one man through the market to arrest him on an outstanding warrant for criminal damage while another was arrested for selling counterfeit DVDs.

Read more at Manchester EveningNews

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Topics: Consumer Goods