Rogue trader who sold on fake phone covers in Chester fined eye-watering sum
A convicted fraudster who saw his fake phone covers flogged to customers in Chester has been fined more than £300,000.
Friduddin Rana made huge profits from importing and selling on counterfeit Apple, Samsung and BlackBerry accessories.
Already convicted and handed a suspended sentence in July 2015, he has now been ordered to pay up.
Rana, of Bury New Road, Prestwich, operated through his company Skyline Accessories.
Cheshire West and Chester Trading Standards triggered an investigation which revealed he was importing the fake phone accessories from China.
The 44-year-old was then selling... read more
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