Bishop Stole From Parish To Commit Insurance Fraud

Law360, London (May 10, 2019, 6:13 PM BST) -- An evangelical bishop has been jailed for stealing details from members of his local community to make fraudulent insurance claims for fabricated car crashes, police in London said Friday.

Charles Motondo was sentenced at Leeds Crown Court to 10 months in prison on Friday after pleading guilty to three counts of fraud by false representation and one count of money laundering, City of London police said.

The “immoral” bishop, who is part of the Evangelical church, admitted to imitating people from his parish on the phone so that he could use their details to purchase insurance policies and make false claims,...

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