Police and Trading standards raid shops on Freeman st involving Illicit cigarettes

The raids are currently still ongoing.

Police and trading standards with sniffer dog at the shop on Freeman Street : © Cleethorpes News 24

There are a number of official vehicles outside and uniformed officers have been seen going in and out of the premises.

The teams arrived this morning and have been checking various premises on Freeman street.

Police and trading offices have also been looking in Legends barbers just a few doors away. Its believed nothing has been found in Legends barbers.

Humberside Police have confirmed they are targeting the illicit tobacco trade, which has traditonally been rife in Freeman Street.

More updates to follow.

Leave a Reply