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Amazon, eBay and other online marketplaces found to sell illegal weapons

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Which? investigation found illegal weapons being sold by third-party sellers. Banned offensive weapons such as zombie and flick knives, knuckle dusters, swords and batons on sale on the sites for as little as 49p. If a person were to be caught with one of these products, they could face arrest and a prison sentence.
2 months ago·London, United Kingdom

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The IndependentThe Independent

Illegal weapons for sale on AliExpress, Amazon, eBay and Wish, warns Which?

The consumer group found banned weapons such as zombie and flick knives, knuckle dusters, swords and batons on the sites for as little as 49p.

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Daily ExpressDaily Express

Illegal weapons sold online for 'pocket money prices'

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Daily MirrorDaily Mirror

Illegal knives found for sale in UK for as little as 49p at top retailers online

Consumer watchdog Which? carried out simple searches for banned offensive weapons on popular online marketplaces, including zombie and flick knives, knuckle dusters, swords and batons

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Metro NewsMetro News

Illegal weapons sold on eBay, Amazon, Wish and AliExpress for as little as 49p

One seller was offering a combo deal on a karambit blade and a 'paralysing spray' for £13.99.

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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The TimesThe Times

Top websites sell illegal weapons for under £10

Illegal weapons such as zombie knives and knuckledusters are being sold on popular online marketplaces, with prices starting at 49p.

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Wales OnlineWales Online

Illegal weapons for sale on AliExpress, Amazon, eBay and Wish

One seller was offering a combo deal on a curved 'karambit blade' and a ‘paralysing spray’ for £13.99

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