Wigan 'crack' dealer spared jail

A young Wigan man who peddled hard drugs has avoided an immediate spell in prison.

Wednesday, 7th April 2021, 12:03 pm
Updated Wednesday, 7th April 2021, 12:54 pm

Connor Rigby, 21, of Bryham Street, Scholes, had already admitted possessing “crack” cocaine and heroin on January 24, 2019, with intent to supply. Rigby has now been given a 24-month prison sentence by a Bolton judge, although it was suspended for two years.

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He must also complete 20 days of rehab activities, and be the subject of a 12-month electronically-monitored night curfew.

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