15 Aug 2016
George Cottrell was arrested at the airport, as he was attempting to travel back to the UK with Mr Farage.
He was allegedly caught in an FBI sting operation agreeing to launder money for undercover agents posing as drug traffickers.
A UKIP spokesman said the alleged offences date from before Mr Cottrell was directly involved in the party.
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