Former coffee shop owner Van Laarhoven leaves cell, with an ankle bracelet to go home

Shaped coffeeshop owner Johan van Laarhoven has left the prison in Vught. Van Laarhoven was wearing an ankle bracelet when he was picked up at 06.50 by his brother Frans

Stored in cell

Thai cell

Van Laarhoven became known mainly because from 2014 he was in a cell in Thailand for more than five years under often appalling conditions. He ended up there because the Public Prosecutor’s Office in Breda had informed his colleagues in Thailand of the suspicions against Van Laarhoven who had him arrested.