Johnny Morrissey will be our focus in this article. We will examined his life and conclude with why he was arrested in Spain.
Who is Johnny Morrissey?
He is a 62 year old British born man.
He is an Irish passport holder.
Johnny Morrissey who has been nicknamed Johnny Cash is married to his wife Nicola.
She is the CEO of a Scotland-based vodka firm and was equally arrested with her husband.
The bald- headed man was arrested by Spanish police in
He was identified by the US authorities as a member of the Kinahan cartel.
He has been described as a key member of the group and an enforcer and money launderer.
He was hit with sanctions from the United States of American.
Johnny Morrissey is said to have smiled when cops surrounded him and had him cuffed.
His arrest follows what Gardai have been following to have the gang members prosecuted.
Morrissey, a former Rochdale doorman used to run a restaurant in cork in the 1990s.
Johnny Morrissey to appear in court behind close doors.
He made his appearance in court to see if he can be granted bail.
There was no communication about the outcome of Johnny Morrissey appearance in court.
He was among seven others who were who were sanctioned by the US Department of Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control.
He is to be charged on suspicion of crimes of money laundering in an operation carried out by the Spanish police.
He is one of the 7 members of €1billion cartel. Other members include Christy, Daniel and Christopher Kinahan.