Expensive shoe collection seized in Burton Latimer drugs bust

Some of the shoes and drugs seized. Credit: Kettering Proactive Team
Some of the shoes and drugs seized. Credit: Kettering Proactive Team

Drugs, weapons and trainers worth "a lot of money" were seized during a raid in Burton Latimer.

Officers from the Kettering Proactive Team and Corby and Kettering Rural Team forced entry to a property in High Street yesterday afternoon (Wednesday)

Knives were also found. Credit: Kettering Proactive Team

Knives were also found. Credit: Kettering Proactive Team

Nobody was inside but police found large quantities of cash and class A and B drugs.

Pictures posted by officers show plastic bags full of cannabis ready to be sold and sandwich bags with a white substance inside.

Further pictures show bundles of £20 notes and dozens of bags full of coins, as well as two knives.

And officers also seized a large collection of shoes and designer clothes under the Proceeds of Crime Act. They will be held until any investigation is complete and a decision on whether they are criminal property is made.

Bundles of notes and bags of coins were seized. Credit: Kettering Proactive Team

Bundles of notes and bags of coins were seized. Credit: Kettering Proactive Team

A police spokesman said: "No arrests have been made yet and enquiries are ongoing."

Residents and business owners thanked officers for their work.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101.

Bags of a white substance were also found. Credit: Kettering Proactive Team

Bags of a white substance were also found. Credit: Kettering Proactive Team