Date Posted: 06-10-2015
The co-ordinated arrests took place in Wrexham, Flintshire and other areas, after gold from Asian families were targeted in a string of burglaries over the past five months.
More than 100 officers from North Wales Police and others from Cheshire and Greater Manchester police forces were involved.
They searched a total of 18 addresses, with the majority in North Wales.
Officers swooped on a travellers' site in Wrexham, as part of a co-ordinated operation with other properties being entered simultaneously.
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