Assets recovered from jailed security van raider

Police have recovered nearly £130,000 in assets from Eddie Maher who stole a security van in 1993.

Detectives have recovered nearly £130,000 from a man who was jailed for five years for the theft of a security van in Felixstowe in 1993.

Eddie Maher spent almost 20 years on the run in America before his arrest. Police have managed to recover the assets under the Criminal Justice Act.