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Cocaine mule Michaella McCollum's ex-boyfriend facing drug dealing trial

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Alleged dealer Dwayne Mullan

Alleged dealer Dwayne Mullan

Alleged dealer Dwayne Mullan

The former boyfriend of recently freed Peru Two cocaine mule Michaella McCollum is to stand trial accused of being a drug dealer.

Dwayne Mullan stood in the dock at Craigavon Crown Court, where he entered not guilty pleas to all counts.

The 29-year-old, from Fairmount Park in Dungannon, is on bail facing a catalogue of drug offences, including possessing class B herbal cannabis and cannabis resin with intent to supply.

The alleged drug dealer is also charged with possessing class C diazepam and buprenorphine - a drug used to treat heroin addicts - with intent to supply on May 24 last year.

The defendant was released on continuing bail until his trial, which is scheduled to be heard in September.

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Michaella McCollum Connolly in one of the Ibiza clubs where she worked as a dancer

Michaella McCollum Connolly in one of the Ibiza clubs where she worked as a dancer

Michaella McCollum Connolly in one of her club hostess outfits

Michaella McCollum Connolly in one of her club hostess outfits

Michaella McCollum Connolly with  Brad Houston from England

Michaella McCollum Connolly with Brad Houston from England

Michaella McCollum Connolly

Michaella McCollum Connolly

Michaella McCollum Connolly

Michaella McCollum Connolly

Michaella McCollum cradling her newborn twins

Michaella McCollum cradling her newborn twins

Michaella McCollum Connolly pictured during an interview with RTE in 2016 after being released on parole from a Peruvian prison

Michaella McCollum Connolly pictured during an interview with RTE in 2016 after being released on parole from a Peruvian prison

Michaella McCollum Connolly, handcuffed, arrives for a court hearing, in Lima, Peru (AP Photo/Karel Navarro)

Michaella McCollum Connolly, handcuffed, arrives for a court hearing, in Lima, Peru (AP Photo/Karel Navarro)

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Michaella McCollum Connolly, handcuffed, arrives for a court hearing in Lima, Peru, clutching the book 'Secrets About Life Every Woman Should Know: Ten principles for spiritual and emotional fulfillment' (AP Photo/Karel Navarro)

Michaella McCollum Connolly, handcuffed, arrives for a court hearing in Lima, Peru, clutching the book 'Secrets About Life Every Woman Should Know: Ten principles for spiritual and emotional fulfillment' (AP Photo/Karel Navarro)

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Michaella McCollum Connolly arrives to court for her sentencing in Callao, Peru (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)

Michaella McCollum Connolly arrives to court for her sentencing in Callao, Peru (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)

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Melissa Reid and Michaella McCollum, both handcuffed, arrive for a court hearing in Lima, Peru (AP Photo/Karel Navarro)

Melissa Reid and Michaella McCollum, both handcuffed, arrive for a court hearing in Lima, Peru (AP Photo/Karel Navarro)

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Michaella McCollum Connolly, handcuffed, arrives for a court hearing, in Lima, Peru (AP Photo/Karel Navarro)

Michaella McCollum Connolly, handcuffed, arrives for a court hearing, in Lima, Peru (AP Photo/Karel Navarro)

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Michaella McCollum, left, and Melissa Reid listen to a translator during a hearing at court in Callao, Peru (AP)

Michaella McCollum, left, and Melissa Reid listen to a translator during a hearing at court in Callao, Peru (AP)

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Police escort Melissa Reid, front, and Michaella McCollum to a hearing in Lima, Peru (AP)

Police escort Melissa Reid, front, and Michaella McCollum to a hearing in Lima, Peru (AP)

Police escort Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reid from the National Police anti-drug headquarters in Peru (AP)

Police escort Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reid from the National Police anti-drug headquarters in Peru (AP)

Michaella McCollum Connolly (left) and friend Melissa Reid in the airport after they were arrested

Michaella McCollum Connolly (left) and friend Melissa Reid in the airport after they were arrested

Michaella McCollum Connolly with rugby star Tommy Bowe while doing  promotional work at an official Ulster Rugby event

Michaella McCollum Connolly with rugby star Tommy Bowe while doing promotional work at an official Ulster Rugby event

Santa Monica female prison in Peru

Santa Monica female prison in Peru

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SECRET STASH: The drugs found in food packs in the girls’ luggage

SECRET STASH: The drugs found in food packs in the girls’ luggage

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Michaella and Melissa caught on CCTV loading bags into a car in Peru

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Michaella and Melissa caught on CCTV loading bags into a car in Peru

Michaella McCollum, centre, and Melissa Reid leave the court after being sentenced in Peru.

Michaella McCollum, centre, and Melissa Reid leave the court after being sentenced in Peru.

Lawyer Peter Madden, who represents Michaella McCollum, has claimed his client has suffered from a lack of food.

Lawyer Peter Madden, who represents Michaella McCollum, has claimed his client has suffered from a lack of food.

Belfast solicitor Peter Madden said Michaella McCollum and co-accused Melissa Reid have been well treated by the authorities

Belfast solicitor Peter Madden said Michaella McCollum and co-accused Melissa Reid have been well treated by the authorities

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Michaella McCollum, right, and Melissa Reid, left, were jailed in Peru last year after they admitted trying to smuggle cocaine worth 1.5 million pounds from Peru to Spain (AP)

Michaella McCollum, right, and Melissa Reid, left, were jailed in Peru last year after they admitted trying to smuggle cocaine worth 1.5 million pounds from Peru to Spain (AP)

Michaella McCollum's mother Norah McCollum and sister Samantha McCollum vist the Peru prison

Michaella McCollum's mother Norah McCollum and sister Samantha McCollum vist the Peru prison

Michaella McCollum Connolly with reality TV star Mark Wright at a promotional night hosted by Belfast's M Club

Michaella McCollum Connolly with reality TV star Mark Wright at a promotional night hosted by Belfast's M Club

Michaella McCollum Connolly in one of the Ibiza clubs where she worked as a dancer

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