Donington man fails in bid to get blackmail jail sentence lifted
A boxing enthusiast who waged a campaign of intimidation against a ticket-selling website after demanding £650,000 has failed in a bid to clear his name.
Ross Connor mounted an aggressive and menacing campaign against Viagogo.
He went on the warpath after some tickets he sold for an Arsenal match were confiscated from the people who bought them.
The 35-year-old, who lived in Town Dam Lane, Donington, when sentenced, was locked up for three years.
At the Old Bailey in August last year, he was found guilty of blackmail and was also handed a restraining order.
Connor challenged his conviction... read more
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