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United Kingdom

12 March 2009

Bury Times (Manchester)

An arms dealer who sold lethal assassins' kits from the boot of his car has been jailed. Career criminal Roger Rivers was found guilty of a string of firearm and drug offences last week. A court heard he claimed to work as a lorry driver, but lived a life of luxury from his sprawling home in Greendale Drive, Radcliffe. Following his conviction last Friday, Det Sgt Nick Edge, from GMP's Xcalibre Organised Crime Unit, said: "Roger Rivers is a well-known drug dealer... (

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