The trial began today of a multi-defendant case at Bristol Crown Court today. Frances Murray of Kangs Solicitors represents one of the defendants who is a disc jockey.

The case involves a conspiracy to supply class A drugs and allegations of money laundering spanning from Manchester to Gloucester.

The network of individuals were under surveillance by Police for a significant period of time. The evidence gathered involves analysis of cell site, mobile telephone downloads, ANPR and police witness testimony.

The Prosecution further allege that the proceeds of crime have been laundered via various entities including betting agencies.