Stockport identity fraud victim's £500k home put on market
An identity fraud victim has described the horror of discovering his £500,000 home up for sale on a property website.
Minh To, of Stockport, Greater Manchester said he was left "scared" and "terrified" after seeing pictures of the five-bedroom home on Rightmove.
Police later discovered two men had stolen his mail and forged his signature in order to falsify the documents needed to auction the house.
Two men have been jailed for their part in the scam at Preston Crown Court.
The pair were traced and arrested, and both admitted conspiracy to defraud at Preston Crown Court... read more
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