Hundreds of fake Viagra tablets seized during police raid

Northumbria police seized £30,000 worth of counterfeit goods during a house raid.

Friday, 28th October 2016, 3:58 pm
Updated Monday, 31st October 2016, 8:44 am
Fake goods seized by police in house raid.

On Thursday morning, Oct 27, officers from the Newcastle West Neighbourhood Policing Team and Trading Standards executed a warrant at an address in Durham Street, Elswick.

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On searching the house they found around 300 pairs of counterfeit trainers, hundreds of bottles of perfume, around 30 zombie knives and air pistols, counterfeit DVDs and hundreds of Viagra tablets.

A 47-year-old man is being investigated in regards to the offences by police and Trading Standards and inquiries are ongoing into the operation.