The owner of fashion clothing line My Brand has been arrested on suspicion of money laundering and dealing in forbidden substances, reports the NOS.
Following a search of his home in Purmerend, in connection with a drugs investigation, police discovered and confiscated €228,000 in cash, according to the public prosecutor OM. They also discovered a gun and luxury goods including a classic car and watches, which were also confiscated.
The man, who was abroad during the search, gave himself up at a police station in Amsterdam on Wednesday July 6, was arrested, and is being held for a two-week period while the investigation continues.
Dutch media named the 44-year-old suspect as Domenico G, owner of the My Brand – a brand promoted by footballer Luis Suárez and former footballer Glenn Helder.
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