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Prosecutors accept mysterious 'coffee man' recruited Adam Hunter in cocaine importation plot

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By Blake Foden
Updated August 4 2021 - 10:30pm, first published 6:30pm
Adam Hunter, who was recruited by a "coffee man" to import drugs from South Africa. Picture: LinkedIn

Prosecutors have conceded a Bungendore business owner was "not the mastermind" of a $144 million cocaine importation plot, and that the landscaper was recruited by a cloak-and-dagger "coffee man" to bring the drugs to Australia.

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Blake Foden

Canberra Times court reporter

As a journalist, I've covered everything from a royal tour and a terror attack to international sport. After stints in New Zealand, the UK and the Canary Islands, I returned to Australia in 2018. These days, I cover the ACT and Queanbeyan courts.

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