NEWPORT, R.I. — Police in Rhode Island say they have seized suspected counterfeit jewelry, purses and handbags worth more than $700,000.

The Newport Police Department says the items are knockoffs of high-end brands such as Louis Vuitton, Michael Kors and Chanel. They were found at seven different Newport stores.

Police say they were tipped off about the counterfeits in June. They say no arrests have been made, but the investigation continues.

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