More than £20,000 in cash was found after a Swanscombe man was arrested at Gatwick Airport.

Kent Police officers detained the man as he disembarked a flight from Barcelona on the evening of Wednesday 22 June 2022.

He had been wanted for unrelated offences.

The man claimed to have had no luggage but officers located a bag and upon searching it they found the money, along with a large quantity of designer clothes and mobile phones.

The 28-year-old was arrested on suspicion of money laundering and has since been released on bail pending further enquiries until Friday 15 July.

By Ed

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