Man Sentenced For Insurance Fraud After Faking Injury

Law360, London (March 11, 2020, 3:11 PM GMT) -- A man has been sentenced in a Wales court for making a fraudulent insurance claim after police caught him faking a leg injury on closed-circuit television footage, according to London police.

Malcolm Harrison, 41, pled guilty to one count of fraud by false representation and was sentenced to 200 hours of community service and a two-year community order. He was also ordered to pay £1,000 ($1,280) in legal costs.

Harrison was sentenced at Merthyr Tydfil Crown Court on March 6.

Detective Constable Joanne Farrell, who led the investigation for the City of London Police’s Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department, said Harrison has...

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