November 5 2019
A “money mule” whose bank account was used as part of a €1.1 million money laundering operation has received a fully suspended sentence.
Michael Cole (28) of Kilcronan Avenue, Clondalkin, Dublin pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to possession of the proceeds of criminal conduct at Bank of Ireland, Newlands Cross, Clondalkin, on May 17th, 2016.
Cole also pleaded guilty to possession of cannabis at his address on November 14th, 2017. He has no previous convictions.