Police bust honey gang who stole expensive honey from health food stores across Yorkshire

Police tracked down a honey gang who have been sweeping round stores in Yorkshire to swipe expensive honey from health food stores.

Saturday, 26th September 2020, 12:20 pm

Updated Saturday, 26th September 2020, 12:26 pm

Officers received reports that a gang of occupants in two cars had been moving around Yorkshire, stealing expensive honey from health food stores.

Police then tracked down the suspects and arrested three people on suspicion of theft.

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When searched, police found more than £2,000 worth of honey and £100 of Champagne when the cars were detained in Wetherby Services on Friday.

The police found a haul of Manuka honey

A spokesman for North Yorkshire Police said: “You may have noticed a ‘hive’ of activity at Wetherby Services yesterday.

“We received reports that occupants of 2 cars had been ‘buzzing’ around our

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