|Police Seize Thousands From Local Man|
Man ordered to repay money made from mortgage fraud
Hammersmith & Fulham Police are to seize over £200,000 from a local man convicted of mortgage fraud.
Robert Palmer, 45, of Askew Crescent in Shepherd's Bush, was sentenced to two years in prison in August 2009 after being found guilty of the fraud. He had obtained two mortgages by submitting payslips showing
he earnt around £60,000 a year working for an IT company. However, the payslips were fake and
the company did not exist.
The money has to be paid within six months or Palmer will face a further two-and-a-half years in prison and still owe the debt.