Woman arrested after haul of stolen property found in St Albans

A Michael Kors purse recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police.

A Michael Kors purse recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police. - Credit: Archant

A woman in her 30s has been arrested after thousands of pounds worth of suspected stolen goods were discovered during a police raid.

A handbag recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police.

A handbag recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police. - Credit: Archant

Officers enforcing a warrant at an address in Oysterfields, St Albans, on Friday found items including four TVs, a Chanel handbag and Crystal Champagne at the housing association premises.

Insp Jon Roche said: “We are now working with Aldwych Housing Association to review the residents’ tenancy as handling stolen property is a crime and a breach of a tenancy agreement.

“As a Community Safety Partnership, St Albans is using a multi-pronged approach to directly target known offenders; gather intelligence on those involved in crime; work with partner agencies, including housing associations; and make sure residents are given suitable crime prevention advice and join schemes like Neighbourhood Watch.”

The woman was arrested for handling stolen property and is now under police investigation.

Silvery coins recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police.

Silvery coins recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police. - Credit: Archant

A Chanel handbag recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police.

A Chanel handbag recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police. - Credit: Archant

Luxurious Cartier items recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police.

Luxurious Cartier items recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police. - Credit: Archant

Woody-branded items recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police.

Woody-branded items recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police. - Credit: Archant

Items recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police.

Items recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police. - Credit: Archant

Louis Vuitton recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police.

Louis Vuitton recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police. - Credit: Archant

A Michael Kors purse recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police.

A Michael Kors purse recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police. - Credit: Archant

Jewellery recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police.

Jewellery recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police. - Credit: Archant

Jewellery recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police.

Jewellery recovered from Oysterfields by police. Photo: Herts Police. - Credit: Archant


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