Five people have been arrested today (10.8.07) under European arrest warrants following a joint investigation by the Dutch authorities and the Met’s Operation Grafton.
Arrested at their home addresses were:
1) Usman MALIK (15/12/76 – 30ys), Headstone Gardens, Harrow.
2) Khalid ABBASSI (7/7/75 – 32ys), Burns Avenue, Feltham.
3) Nahid MUKHTAR (Female) (13/12/77 – 29ys), Weekes Drive, Slough.
4) Jasbir SINGH DHILLON (25/3/67 – 40ys), Thorncliffe Road, Southall.
The fifth person, Aqiq Aqram KHAN (19/12/75 – 31ys), Edison Drive, Southall, was arrested at Heathrow, Terminal 4 upon his arrival from Islamabad.
The warrants were European Arrest Warrants, executed on behalf of the Dutch authorities, under Section 3 Extradition Act 2003. Searches were conducted under Section 163 Extradition Act 2003. The warrants alleged Personal Liability, Theft and Poaching and Carrying Weapons and Ammunition and relate to a robbery of 3,000 mobile phones (valued at £900,000) from three lorries near the Belgium town of Ghent on 1.11.06.
All five appeared in custody at City of Westminster Magistrates Court on the afternoon of 10.8.07.List your legal jobs on the LawFuel Network