A 42-year-old Dundee woman has been arrested after police discovered thousands of pounds worth of counterfeit goods online.
Officers from the Proactive Crime Team executed a search warrant at an address in Dundee on on Friday.
They discovered a large amount of counterfeit clothing, footwear, electrical and pharmaceutical goods which were being sold via Facebook.
The operation was carried out in conjunction with the Scottish Anti-Illicit Trade Group.
A spokesman for Police Scotland’s Tayside Division said: “A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.”
On Friday 31st August 2018, the Proactive Crime Team executed a search warrant in relation to counterfeit goods at an…
It is against Facebook’s rules to sell counterfeit goods on its Marketplace.
Another “Facebook” seller of counterfeit products had a “knock” at their door by Police Scotland today. Cash and goods seized pic.twitter.com/SzyMtoNxv8
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