Leon Cullen still awaiting extradition a year after arrest

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'WARRINGTON's most wanted man' is still in custody in Dubai awaiting extradition to the UK, a year after his arrest.
Leon Cullen was detained by police in the United Arab Emirates on January 3 2020 on an international arrest warrant after nearly two years on the run.

But, 12 months on, extradition proceedings to bring the 32-year-old back to this country in order to face criminal proceedings are still ongoing.

The alleged drugs gang boss was held after an 'extensive operation' by Cheshire Police's serious and organised crime unit in partnership with the National Crime Agency, the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit, Interpol and authorities in the UAE.

He is suspected of being the head of a major cocaine ring operating in…
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