Morecambe cycle path drug dealer has money withheld by courts

A drug dealer who was caught on a cycle track has had £1,665 forfeited from him by the courts.

Monday, 1st March 2021, 3:45 pm

Bradley Wagstaff, 25, from Lancaster, was previously sentenced to three years and 10 months after admitting charges of possession with intent to supply crack cocaine and heroin.

The charges related to a period between December 7 and January 2019.

Preston Crown Court previously heard he was stopped on the cycle track by Christie Avenue, Morecambe, on January 3, 2019, and found to be in possession of the drugs during a search.

Burnley Crown Court

During a Proceeds of Crime Act hearing at Burnley Crown Court, Wagstaff, now of Worcester Avenue, Denton, Manchester, was deemed by Judge David Potter to have benefitted by his crimes to the tune of £1,765.

The available amount of £1,665 was forfeited.

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