But the whole thing, including his getaway, was caught on CCTV, leading police straight to his front door, where the arresting officers also discovered a cannabis farm. Police launched an investigation after the alarm was raised about the burglaries, which occurred in Bury and Radcliffe between August and October last year.
But their fraud unravelled after the UK Border Force, which manages the scheme, became suspicious when repeated claims were made with the same bank account numbers but with different names and passport details and the case was passed on to the tax man to investigate.
After Moores, 37, was jailed for five years and five months after pleading guilty to Section 18 assault and cultivating cannabis, a detective told how the 'evidence trail' led police straight to him, adding his actions 'were as foolish as they were brutal'. Hemmings, of Vicarage Road, Birmingham, pleaded guilty to one count of possessing a prohibited firearm, and one count of possessing ammunition without a firearm certificate.
A man has been jailed after going on a drunken rampage during a 7,mile flight back to Manchester - just hours after he was sacked on only his first day of a dream job in Indonesia.
A Roman Catholic priest led a secret double life as a paedophile who targeted altar boys under the noses of their families. Earlier, Bolton Crown Court heard Gallagher uploaded footage of the heinous sex attacks to an encrypted app in order to get access to more vile images and film of child abuse.
Lauren Griffin, 25, and her older brother Billy Griffin, 28, both of Biddisham Walk, Monsall, were members of a Manchester-based gang which peddled cocaine and heroin on the streets of Grimsby. Sentencing, the judge described the taking and dealing of Spice as a 'plague on this city'.
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The victim said he could feel someone touching him as he walked with the men, at which point Da-Silva-Tchia produced a blade and held it inches from his chest. Manchester's Minshull Street Crown Court heard the firm's bank suspended the company account and gave the managing director and his fellow director 30 days to pay back any liabilities.
She has also been disqualified for driving for five and a half years. McBrien, of Troutbeck Avenue, Ancoats , Manchester, denied the charge she faced but was convicted by a jury after a trial. A prisoner has been given a life sentence after he throttled his cellmate in Strangeways with the cord of his tracksuit trousers.
Reynolds was jailed for seven years and four months whilst Doyle - who also pleaded guilty to having an offensive weapon - was jailed for four years and ten months.