Arrests after police museum theft raids

Police have carried out dozens of early morning raids in connection with a string of high profile museum robberies.

Millions of pounds worth of Chinese artefacts were stolen from the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge and a rhino horn was stolen from the Norwich Castle Museum last year.

Today 26 forces across the country and the Serious Organised Crime Agency carried out a string of raids, targeting suspected gang members. Matthew Hudson reports.

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Police raids after museum thefts

Police forces across the country are carrying out searches in different locations following a series of robberies at museums, including the Fitzwilliam in Cambridge and Norwich Castle. The Serious Organised Crime Agency is involved in the raids.