Craig Little, 33, and his wife Natalie Little, 29, of Bonny Brow Street, were arrested in June 2015 after HMRC officers found £336,170 in cash bundles, together with a cash counting machine, during a search of their home.
Greater Manchester Police (GMP), who assisted with the operation, also seized six kilos of cannabis ‘skunk’ with a street value of approximately £30,000 from the same address.
At earlier hearings Craig and Natalie Little pleaded guilty to money laundering offences, they were sentenced on Wednesday 4 May at Minshull Street Crown Court, Manchester. Craig Little was jailed for two years and Natalie Little was sentenced to 26 weeks in prison, suspended for 2 years, 50 hours unpaid work and a £80 surcharge. Craig Little was sentenced for the drugs offences at the same hearing.