Arrests in charity fund fraud investigation
Update 5 July: The two have been bailed following their arrest on 3 July, enquiries continue.
Two people have been arrested today (Wednesday 3 July) by detectives from West Midlands Counter Terrorism Unit, this resulted following the examination of evidence obtained during searches which took place in September 2018.
A 38-year-old man and a 49-year-old woman were detained from an address in Birmingham for questioning in connection with alleged fraud offences of donated charitable funds.
The pair are being held at a police station in the West Midlands.
WMCTU has been working closely with the Charity Commission on this investigation.