Businessman convicted of £150m Tax Fraud

Arif Patel, aged 55, of Preston, has been convicted of a £150 million tax fraud. The sock manufacturer and his criminal gang tried to steal £97 million through VAT repayment claims on false exports of textiles and mobile phones. They also imported and sold fake clothes that would have been worth at least £50 million had they been genuine. The proceeds […]

Burglar tied up Elderly Man & left him for Dead

Adris Mohammed, aged 44, of Birmingham, was convicted of murder after the burglar tied up an elderly man and left him for dead. He broke into 78-year-old David Varlow’s home in Halesowen and tied him to a chair using a telephone cable. Mohammed left the man to die of a stress-related heart attack while he went on a spending spree. […]