London news Selfie-loving criminals who flaunted lifestyles before jail Uk news
PremierLeague-News.Com - These criminals could not help but showcase their illegally-funded lives
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! The 12 - our new FREE email with all the news you need Invalid EmailSomething went wrong, please try again later.I'M INWhen you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. OurPrivacy Noticeexplains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.Thank you for subscribingWe have more newslettersShow meSee ourprivacy noticeSocial media is often a place in society where users are keen to flaunt a life of luxury and extravagance. It is perhaps unwise, though, to do so when that life is directly funded by criminal activity and leads to police knocking at your door. These selfie-loving criminals either incriminated themselves by posing with illegally-earned cash or gave away their location while wanted by detectives. They include a drug dealer who used Instagram to pose alongside large stacks of cash, the assistant of a firearms gang who posed with an AK47 between her legs and the murderer who posed inside a London nightclub days after strangling a man to death. Below, My London looks at cases where criminals did little to hide their illegal activity from police. Junior Francis Junior Francis posted selfies to his Instagram profile Drug dealer Junior Francis posted a number of selfies posing with large amounts of cash before he was handed a lengthy prison sentence.
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. He initially denied any involvement in drug dealing after a police raid of his home in Lambeth, though a phone seized at the address showed the extravagant pictures on his Instagram profile. He eventually admitted to possession with intent to supply Class A drugs and money laundering and was jailed for six years and eight months at Inner London Crown Court in 2015. DCI Matthew Clark said Francis was “ultimately undone by his vanity, taking selfies and boasting on social media”. Caitlin Adams
Caitlin Adams posing with an AK47
The glamorous assistant of a firearms gang was 'attracted by the apparent glamour of their illegality'. Adams was sentenced along with five men after a series of weapons were reactivated and then sold onto criminals from a workshop in East London. Her role was to help purchase the guns which were sourced by boyfriend Ishmael Brown. One provocative selfie showed Adams posing with an AK-47 rifle between her legs. However, her vain lifestyle was put to an end when she was jailed for 10 years at Harrow Crown Court in 2016. In his sentencing Judge Graham Arran said she had made up stories about her grandfather being a collector of firearms when purchasing the weapons. He told her: "You, Caitlin Adams, became involved because you are the partner of Brown and the mother of his child, now six years old.
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