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Trial of cannabis plantations in Mönchengladbach. The main defendants are said to have operated three marijuana plantations, and two other men are on trial for helping with the harvest and plant care.
There were several confessions on the fifth day of the trial for cannabis plantations before the regional court in Mönchengladbach.
On Thursday (September 9, 2021), the defendants confirmed the allegations against them or admitted their guilt through their lawyers.
The 34 and 42-year-old main defendants are accused of acting as a gang with narcotics, and one man is also accused of violating the weapons law . The two main defendants are said to have operated a total of three marijuana plantations .
Two men, 23 and 26 years old, have to appear in court for aiding and abetting. ” RP Online ” reported on this.
Mönchengladbach: Defendants are assigned to the rocker environment of the Hells Angels
The defendants are said to have helped with the harvest and care of the plants. Some of the defendants are said to come from the rocker environment of the Hells Angels .
On Thursday, a 26-year-old Mönchengladbacher and brother of one of the main defendants stood in court. Although he did not work on the plantation himself, he had offered keys to the premises and out of curiosity, he had offered his help. In addition, he had found two defendants an apartment in Mönchengladbach.
There were originally seven defendants in the trial, which began at the end of July 2021. But it was only after the proceedings were separated that the process started rolling.
At first it looked like some of the men were exercising their right to remain silent because they are related.
Last Wednesday (September 8th), three defendants were sentenced to several years imprisonment for aiding and abetting in gang-like dealing with narcotics. The trial will continue on Tuesday, September 14th. (jba)