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August 14, 2013
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RIEZEBOS: MUSEUM WORKER'S SUICIDE SPENDING SPREE

SOUTH CROYDON; CITY OF LONDON A suicidal Museum of London worker plotted to kill himself after using his corporate credit card for a spending spree, the Old Bailey heard today (Weds). Wilhelmus Riezebos, 45, splurged on meals out, pub rounds, train tickets and stays in luxury hotels, it is alleged. He planned to end his life by jumping in front of a train but used the card to buy so much booze he was too drunk for the suicide bid, jurors were told. The procurement advisor had been working at the City of London museum since 2010 but was heavily indebted to payday lenders.

 
August 14, 2013
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DAWSON:WIFE OF RIGBY LAUGH VIDEO FEARS EDL ATTACK

HACKNEY, EAST LONDON; GREENWICH, SOUTHEAST LONDON The wife of an alleged Muslim extremist filmed laughing at the Lee Rigby memorial fears she will be targeted by the English Defence League, a court heard today (Weds). Rebekah Dawson, 21, made an unsuccessful bid to have her address kept secret as she appeared at Westminster Magistrates' Court this morning. Her solicitor Tony Lodge said she has been subjected to Internet threats since being arrested and charged with terrorism offences herself. 'This matter has been subject to a lot of action on the Internet, particularly the defendant is concerned at posts put on the internet by EDL, attempting to identify her', he said.

 



 
August 14, 2013
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MSIKA:BROKEN LEG PENSIONER REFUSED HELP FROM AGENCY NURSE

NORWICH, NORFOLK An agency nurse who left a pensioner lying on the floor with a broken leg two days before he died claimed the man and his wife had refused her help. Sarah Msika failed to spot the couple were in need of emergency attention when she visited them, the Nursing and Midwifery Council was told. An ambulance crew found Patient A, 79, on the kitchen floor covered in her own faeces propped up against a kitchen table. Medics then discovered her husband, Patient B, lying on his back with a broken leg in the lounge at their home on the outskirts of Norwich, Norfolk.

 
August 14, 2013
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MARSHALL:DRUNKEN NURSE SWORE AT PATIENTS AND WORKMATES

CHELMSFORD, BRAINTREE, ESSEX A bullying nurse swore at patients and workmates after turning up for work drunk, a hearing was told. Margarita Marshall was under the influence of alcohol for three days in a row while working for the North Essex Partnership Foundation Trust in Chelmsford, the Nursing and Midwifery Council heard. Marshall told healthcare assistant Simi Sithanen she was 'f*****g fed up with these cups' in the staff kitchen, it was said. Moments later she allegedly barked at healthcare worker Barry Pickett: 'Who left their f****g keys here?'

 
August 14, 2013
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REED:BAN FOR BUNGLING NURSE WHO MISTOOK BLOOD FOR JAM

SWINDON A bungling nurse who thought a patient's bloodied face was covered in jam has been suspended from the profession for just 12 months. Denise Reed did not know what MRSA was and had never even heard of gout, the Nursing and Midwifery Council heard. She could not define a controlled drug and once forgot to tell a staff nurse that a patient had suffered a heart attack. Reed displayed a lack of 'basic nursing skills' during her time on the acute assessment unit at Swindon's Great Western Hospital.

 
August 14, 2013
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COLLEY:MONEY MULE'S BANK ACCOUNT USED IN £53M PHISHING SCAM

TELFORD, SHROPSHIRE A 'money mule' whose bank account was used to clean up the proceeds of a £53 million phishing scam was spared jail. Nina Colley, 32, helped launder cash that had been duped out of bank customers using a string of bogus emails. The gym instructor and mother-of-one, from Telford, was paid just £200 in exchange for receiving £1,300 from the fraudsters. One of the ringleaders, Samuel Etu, was jailed for eight years last month for organising the plot targeting customers of Barclays, First Direct and Co-Op.

 
August 14, 2013
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TAILOR:FRAUDSTER WAS FED UP WORKING IN JD SPORTS

PALMER GREEN, NORTH LONDON A design graduate carried out a £12,000 bogus refund scam because he was sick of working in JD Sports, a court heard. Rakeshkumar Tailor, 26, thought he was above his store supervisor position at the chain's Oxford Street branch in central London. He claimed he had become depressed after watching his friends take on high-flying jobs after leaving university. Tailor then launched an 18-month scam in which he processed more than 100 bogus refunds and kept the cash for himself.

 
August 14, 2013
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COX:PAIR ACCUSED OF MURDERING MAN DURING RAID REMANDED IN CUSTODY

CLAPTON, EAST LONDON; ENFIELD, FINSBURY PARK, NORTH LONDON Two suspected burglars accused of stabbing a man to death at his home have been remanded in custody at the Old Bailey. Marian Cox and Hezie Renee, both 22, are charged with the murder of 30 year-old Kenry James Sweeney at a block of flats in Clapton, east London. Mr Sweeney, a shop worker from Montserrat, was found with stab wounds to the chest on the ground floor of Lea View House in Jessam Avenue at around 9.10pm on May 6 this year. He was pronounced dead at the scene 15 minutes later.

 
August 14, 2013
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WILLIAMSON:FIELD MURDER SUSPECT REMANDED IN CUSTODY

PENGE, BECKENHAM, SOUTH LONDON A teenager accused of shooting a rival dead in a field has been remanded in custody at the Old Bailey. Trai Williamson, 19, is charged with the murder of 19 year-old Khadar Hussein in Penge, south London, on 8 May this year. Mr Hussein, from Beckenham, was found with a gunshot wound to the head on a piece of land known locally as 'Sainsbury's Field' off Snowdown Close at around 8pm. Williamson, of no fixed address, was not arrested until 8 August.

 
August 13, 2013
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FADIPE:BREAST GROPE GP WAS REACHING OVER FOR PRINTER PAPER

BIRMINGHAM, SOLIHULL, WEST MIDLANDS A locum GP accused of groping a colleague's breast told a hearing today (Tues) he accidentally brushed her chest with his hand when reaching for printer paper. Dr Julius Fadipe, 57, claims the woman 'came on to him' on three occasions when he worked at a practice in the West Midlands six years earlier - an allegation she denies. The married father-of-three said she tried to kiss him, showed him saucy photos and said she had not had sex for two to three years. Nigerian-born Dr Fadipe claims the receptionist told him: 'You don't allow me to sleep at night because I was thinking about you all night'.

 
August 13, 2013
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CSERGO:INTERPRETER DIED 23 YEARS AFTER HORROR SMASH

PORTSMOUTH; PUTNEY, SOUTHWEST LONDON An Italian interpreter died 23 years after a horrific road accident which left her in a vegetative state, an inquest heard today (Tues). Clara Csergo, 69, was a passenger in a taxi when it crashed into a lorry in Portsmouth on 16 June 1990. Mrs Csergo, who had moved to Portsmouth from Trieste in her native Italy, suffered catastrophic injuries and was left paralysed. The accident left Mrs Csergo in a 'vegetative' state and completely reliant on nursing staff, Westminster Coroner's Court heard.


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