Britain's criminals might just start thinking twice about moving to Spain to continue plying their "trade," as Spanish police have arrested a notorious UK drug dealer and "coke king," Brian Charrington, and several accomplices.
Despite being in a totally hidden, anti-assault "panic room" in his villa in Málaga, the 41-year-old man was arrested on Saturday after being on the run for years. He had received a 24-year prison sentence for drug dealing in the UK, in absentia.
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Terry Bennett was caught with over two pounds of marijuana and convicted of possession with intent to supply. He was sentenced to 240 hours community service, but could not complete the work. The judge came up with another solution.
A former Vancouver police officer who pleaded guilty to selling marijuana while on duty, breach of public trust, and improperly accessing the police investigation database, was sentenced to nearly three years in jail for the drug related crimes.
Toronto Police were at an unusual place for a drug investigation this week. They busted an alleged drug dealer at a local hospital in Etobicoke allegedly dealing crack cocaine out of his room.
The last man in a band of drug-selling cohorts who were originally touted to be members of the 74 Hoover Crips street gang was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison Friday amid the man's insistence he was never a part of a gang