Young cocaine dealer 'stupid, immature' for spending $169K on vintage car: judge

Updated December 1 2023 - 6:26pm, first published 5:00pm

SEAN Roe had just turned 21 when he "jumped into the deep end" of the criminal underworld and began supplying large quantities of cocaine for a member of the Bandidos bikie gang based in Thailand.

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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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