Scots benefit cheat who scammed £20k in Tax Credits caught out by Facebook holiday snaps

A successful businesswoman pocketed £20,000 in a two-year-old Tax Credit scam.

Kelly Morris' fraud was uncovered when investigators spotted holiday snaps of her with partner James Colligan on Facebook .

Perth Sheriff Court heard that they set up a surveillance operation and spotted Mr Colligan leaving the professional dog walker's home to go to work.

His bank account also showed payments from him into her account.

Depute fiscal Catriona MacQueen said the...
source: Daily Record

2019-03-14 14:47
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