Chaotic scenes as former Co-op chairman Flowers leaves court
Former Co-op Bank chairman Paul Flowers has pleaded guilty to drug possession, at Leeds Magistrates' Court.
Mr Flowers, 63, was arrested last November after newspaper allegations he had been involved in a drug deal.
He was fined £400 and ordered to pay £125 in costs after pleading guilty to charges of possessing cocaine, methamphetamine and ketamine.
Mr Flowers emerged from the court building to scenes of chaos.
Ed Thomas reports.
07 May 2014
- From the section Business