36-Year-Old Man Jailed for 29 Years, Thanks to an Oblivious Conor McGregor

Published 06/22/2022, 10:30 AM EDT
MOSCOW, RUSSIA – OCTOBER 24, 2019: Former UFC lightweight champion, Irish mixed martial artist Conor McGregor, gives a press conference. Stanislav Krasilnikov/TASS (Photo by Stanislav KrasilnikovTASS via Getty Images)

Irish UFC icon Conor McGregor virtually helped in capturing a drug dealer. A wall painting of ‘The Notorious‘ proved to be a big aid for the police to identify a 36-year-old involved in a drug trafficking conspiracy.

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The EncroChat user had a mural of Conor McGregor in his house. The individual also had the pictures of the same on his EncroChat device, which helped in linking him to the conspiracy.

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According to reports, Merseyside Police raided his house in Mereworth, Caldy on December 9, 2021. They discovered various expensive items, including Rolex watches, Balenciaga clothes, and Chanel handbags. Besides this, they found a mural of ‘The Notorious‘ on his wall, which was also on his encrypted device.

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The Liverpool Crown County jury found the man behind ‘Titch.com’ guilty and sentenced him to jail for 29 years. Thus, Conor McGregor’s mural played a key role in helping authorities crack this case.

Conor McGregor ringside at 3Arena, Dublin. Picture date: Friday February 25, 2022. (Photo by Brian Lawless/PA Images via Getty Images)

Meanwhile, Conor McGregor is on the verge of returning to the Octagon after he suffered a nasty leg break in his trilogy bout against Dustin Poirier at UFC 264. Upon his return, a stablemate of ‘El Diamanté‘ awaits ‘The Notorious’.

Jorge Masvidal has a timeline for the Conor McGregor bout

Gamebred‘ and ‘The Notorious’ are two proven UFC PPV draws. Both fighters are coming off losses to top-tier competition in their respective weight divisions. That said, both men are eager for the biggest return fight possible. A collision between the Miami-based fighter and the Irishman could break all the PPV records for the world leader in mixed martial arts.

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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 09: Conor McGregor speaks with UFC President Dana White during a ceremonial weigh in for UFC 264 at T-Mobile Arena on July 09, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

With McGregor returning to kicking with his legs, a timeline of ‘November or December’, proposed by the ‘BMF’ champion, would fit perfectly for UFC President Dana White to book this spectacle.

Although, Masvidal’s callout didn’t come without him making some bold statements about ‘The Face of the Fight Game’.

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Deepak Kumar

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Deepak Kumar is a UFC author at EssentiallySports. His love for MMA comes from the chaos and violence the fight game brings to the table. A BJJ aspirant, Deepak began following the sport as a casual fan when Ronda Rousey was finishing her opponents in seconds.

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