Two arrested in counterfeit cash investigation

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of making counterfeit Bank of England £20 notes.

Officers executed a warrant at a rental industrial workshop on Cranfield Park Road in Wickford on Tuesday April 9.

On arrival, officers located printing machinery and items indicating that the location was being used for the production of counterfeit money.

A 62-year-old man from Chelmsford and a 49-year-old man from London remain in custody.