A Nigerian man, Bayo Lawrence Anoworin, has been listed among Britain’s most wanted con-artists. The 41-year-old, who hails from Lagos state is wanted by Lincolnshire Police over an alleged scam by a gang that stole over £12million from NHS Trusts in the UK and Guernsey between January 2011 and July 2012.
A gallery of ten alleged wanted rogues as released by the National Crime Agency, NCA and the City of London Police on Monday was compiled ahead of fresh figures that are expected to reveal the huge scale of fraud in the UK, DailyMail reports.
The NCA stated that details of the alleged criminals will be shared widely in the hope of snaring those wanted in connection with dozens of crimes nationwide.
Meanwhile, among the list is a Bollywood film producer, Sandeep Arora, 42, from Beckton, east London, who allegedly claimed £4.5 million in VAT and Film Tax rebates for movies that either did not exist or with which he had no involvement.