Drug Addict Jailed For £40k FraudFriday, 16th December 2016 at 11:45am
The Hartlepool Mail reports that a fraudster who cheated his employer out of £40,000 to fund his drug addiction has been jailed.
John Simpson was employed as a parts coordinator by Brooktherm Refrigeration in Birkenhead, Wirral.
Simpson worked with Gary Dangerfield – MD of a Birmingham-based compressor firm which supplied Brooktherm – who raised inflated, duplicated or false invoices for Simpson to authorise.
Once payment was received from Brooktherm, Dangerfield would keep a 20% cut of the money before giving the rest to Simpson.
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