Operation Julie: The World's Greatest LSD Bust

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The history of one of the world's biggest drugs networks that was active in mid-Wales in the mid-1970s. In a rural laboratory near Tregaron pure LSD valued at millions of pounds was produced and seized; this lead to an interesting and notorious criminal case. Reprint; first published in August 2010. In March 1977 the largest LSD bust in history cracked a drugs ring based near Tregaron. Six million tabs of LSD were recovered by the police and 120 people were arrested throughout the UK and France. Stashes of LSD worth 100 million were also unearthed and 800,000 in money was discovered hidden in Swiss bank accounts. Eventually 17 defendants were jailed for a total of 130 years in the wake of the investigation code named Operation Julie. The history of this astonoshing drugs raid is written by Welsh author, Lyn Ebenezer. A journalist at the time of the case itself Lyn includes new information never released before based on interviews with many of the men involved.

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Operation Julie In March 1977, the largest police drugs bust in history cracked a drugs ring based near Tregaron in rural mid-Wales. Six million tabs of LSD were recovered by the police and 120 people were arrested throughout the UK and France. Stashes of LSD worth 100 million were also unearthed and 800,000 was discovered hidden in Swiss bank accounts. Eventually, 17 defendants were jailed for a total of 130 yea Full description

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Lyn Ebenezer was a journalist in the Tregaron area at the time of the case. He includes new information never released before, based on interviews with many of the men invlolved.

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