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Ex-police officer admits selling John Terry information to Sun

An ex-police officer has admitted selling information, including details about footballer John Terry's mother, to the Sun newspaper.

Alan Tierney, 40, a former Surrey police constable from Hampshire, pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey to two offences of misconduct in a public office.

Prison service worker Richard Trunkfield also pleaded guilty to misconduct in public office.

Jon Brain reports from the Old Bailey.

  • 08 Mar 2013
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