Man arrested after police find $8m cash during raid

Wads of US notes like the ones found in the London apartment. Credit: PA

A man has been arrested on suspicion of money laundering after he was found with $8.5million (£5.1million) in cash during a raid on an apartment near London City Airport.

Officers executed a warrant at the property in Wards Wharf Apartments at 10.25am.

He remains in custody, a met Police spokesman said.