Michael Neofytou secures unanimous not guilty verdict in Operation Fusticaro
Michael Neofytou secured a unanimous Not Guilty verdict in a large conspiracy code named ‘Operation Fusticaro’. The prosecution alleged a “crash for cash” conspiracy targeting Tesco delivery vans. The modus operandi was to target delivery drivers and cause road traffic collisions with consequential insurance claims. The allegation involved 20 co-conspirators and the trial last 3 weeks. Michael was instructed by Aaron Watson-Weinberg and Charlotte Cullen of the Johnson Partnership in Nottingham.