Former police minister's brother Joshua Toole admits supplying nearly two kilograms of ice

Updated October 18 2023 - 3:41pm, first published 2:30pm

The brother of former NSW deputy premier and police minister Paul Toole has pleaded guilty to supplying nearly two kilograms of methamphetamine as part of a major ice supply network operating across the Hunter and Central Coast.

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Sam Rigney

Court Reporter

Sam began his Newcastle Herald career as a night police reporter in 2011. He is an experienced court reporter who has won two national court reporting awards, including the Kennedy Award for Outstanding Court Reporting for his coverage of the Hunter's worst serial rapist. Before working at the Herald, Sam was a sports journalist with the Maitland Mercury where he won awards for his coverage of the Newcastle Rugby League salary cap scandal. Sam is a Novocastrian born-and-bred.

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