Post our own fugitives and unsolved crimes

One of Liverpool’s most wanted brought back to UK from Holland on drugs charges – Brinkwire (press release)

admin

March 10, 2018

Most Wanted

No Comment

One of Merseyside’s most wanted fugitives is back in the UK after being tracked down in the Netherlands.

Simon McGuffie has been extradited after his arrest over drug supply allegations.

The 44-year-old was publicised as one of the UK’s most wanted over suspicions he could be connected to a Merseyside gang linked to the large-scale supply of cocaine, heroin and cannabis.

Detectives have wanted to speak to McGuffie, from Allerton, for several years.

It was thought he had been hiding out in Spain, but late last year police swooped on him in Amsterdam – another well-known hiding place for Merseyside suspects fleeing the authorities.

He was snared as a result of work between the National Crime Agency and the Dutch National Police just before Christmas and extradited in February.

He is now due to appear at Manchester Crown Court l ater this month for a plea and directions hearing.

Matt Burton, head of the NCA’s International Crime Bureau, said: “McGuffie thought that by moving around Europe he could evade capture, but there is no safe haven for fugitives.”

Detective Chief Inspector Ian Hussey, from North West regional organised crime squad Titan, said: “This arrest should demonstrate the commitment Titan and our partners have to tracking down those who try to evade justice, even if they leave the country.”

loading…

Related Posts

Watch: Chilling final hours of Solihull mother-and-daughter killed by abusive ex-partner Janbaz Tarin

admin

December 17, 2018

Most Wanted

No Comment

Watch: Chilling final hours of Solihull mother-and-daughter killed by abusive … In footage released by West Midlands Police, Ms Oudeh – who was being … than a minute earlier – and became one of Britain's most wanted criminals.

Read More

Terrified ex-partner of Janbaz Tarin predicted own murder three weeks before double killing

admin

December 17, 2018

Most Wanted

No Comment

He was one of Britain's most wanted criminals for four days before police eventually traced him to an address in Sparkhill where he was arrested.

Read More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *