Crime boss crony arrested over Hatton Garden raid

 

Crime boss crony arrested over Hatton Garden raid
Michael Gillard and Adrian Gatton
August 7 2016
The Sunday Times

An associate of the gangster David Hunt is under police investigation for allegedly plotting to help launder the proceeds of the Hatton Garden safe deposit burglary.

The man, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been arrested and bailed over claims that he conspired to handle stolen jewellery that detectives found at his business premises in east London.

Police surveillance material obtained by The Sunday Times suggests that Terry Perkins, one of the Hatton Garden ringleaders, wanted to offload some of the stolen jewellery through the man’s company.

Car numberplate recognition technology revealed that Perkins, 68, visited the firm’s …

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