Operation Thornback

Operation: Thornback
Date: 15 April 2013
Region: London
Location: Ealing, London


A duty evasion investigation, involving around £46,464 in revenue, (including Possession of a medicinal product without a marketing authorisation; and one count of Possession of a Class C drug with intent to supply) for one individual that resulted in custodial sentences as follows: For Cheating the Public Revenue – 15 Months imprisonment; for possession of a medicinal product without a marketing authorisation – 6 months imprisonment; and for possession with intent to supply a class C drug – 9 months imprisonment; all to be served concurrently. Confiscation proceedings have been initiated.