Multi-million pound drugs ring rumbled after four jailed - The Solihull Observer

Multi-million pound drugs ring rumbled after four jailed

Solihull Editorial 6th Sep, 2023   0

A DRUGS ring which dealt more than £3million worth of cocaine has been jailed after its illegal supply network was rumbled.

Officers from the West Midlands Regional Organised Crime Unit (ROCU) acted on information and shut down the drugs operation which operated between January and March 2022.

West Midlands Police say the network supplied at least 100kilogrammes of cocaine in that time.

More than £1.7million of cash which was linked to the network was also seized.

Officers observed Trevor Lichfield, of Willets Road in Northfield, conduct an exchange with Perry Emery in Wythall in February last year.

Police stopped Emery, of Littlemead Road in Shirley, a short time later and seized cocaine.

The following month the force discreetly monitored Fallon Pardoe, of Wensley Road in Yardley, who Christopher Organ to carry out another exchange.

They then swooped on Organ’s home in Simcox Gardens, Harborne, and recovered more cocaine.

Investigations into contact between members of the gang were carried out and police discovered Lichfield arranged the meet between Pardoe and Organ.

West Midlands Police added that phone

Phone records showed Lichfield, Pardoe and Organ were heavily involved in trading large amounts of drugs ad they were convicted of conspiracy to supply Class A drugs following a trial.

They were sentenced at Birmingham Crown Court on August 24.

Pardoe, aged 39, was jailed for 10 years and six months

Lichfield, aged 35, was jailed for nine years and nine months

Organ, aged 49, was jailed for four years and eight months

Emery, aged 35, pleaded guilty to possession with intent to supply and was jailed for four years.


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