Tag: raid

Police seize £1.25m in Bitcoin from gang member after house raid

Police discovered £1.25m in Bitcoin at a gang member’s home after it was reported that he had been kidnapped. Sergejs Teresko’s partner and members of the public raised the alarm after he was bundled into a car in Virginia Water, Surrey, in April last year. Police discovered the rented house from where he had vanished…

Federal agents storm Westminster restaurants and seize illegal gambling equipment

Fourteen people were arrested early Wednesday morning, Feb. 21, during the execution of a search warrant at a suspected illegal gambling operation inside a restaurant in Westminster, police said. About 1:30 a.m., investigators conducted a search of the Cafe Picasso Restaurant in the 15600 block of Brookhurst Street. Investigators found at least two firearms and…