During the operation around £150,000 in cash was recovered from various addresses across the North East.
Two motor boats and two caravans were also seized along with nine motor vehicles.
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The trophy started at Hadrian's Wall before passing through Hexham and Newcastle on its way to Alnwick.
Andrew Pullan's canoe capsized and he was pulled under the water near Barnard Castle in October 2013.
298 people were killed in the atrocity including Newcastle United fans Liam Sweeney & John Alder.