Home UK County lines drug dealer ordered to pay back £94k
UK

County lines drug dealer ordered to pay back £94k

1 min read
Comments Off on County lines drug dealer ordered to pay back £94k
0
64

A “county lines” drug dealer has been ordered to pay back nearly £94,000 made from selling heroin, crack cocaine and cannabis in Swindon.

Reuben Rose, of Windrush Road, Harlesden, London, was jailed for eight years in December after pleading guilty to supplying drugs.

The 25-year-old was given the payback order at a Proceeds of Crime hearing at Swindon Crown Court on Tuesday.

He must pay £2,625 within three months or face an extra month behind bars.

Rose will have to pay off the remaining £93,864 over his lifetime.

PC Gareth Snoad from Wiltshire Police said: “This order will place restrictions on Rose’s lifestyle long after his prison sentence has been served.”

County lines is the name given to urban drug dealers expanding their activities into smaller towns and rural areas, primarily to supply crack cocaine and heroin to addicts in those locations.

Comments

0 comments

Load More Related Articles
Load More By administrator
Load More In UK
Comments are closed.

Check Also

The president is not in charge of this nation – Wole Soyinka says

Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka, says he does not believe President Buhari is the one in char…