Post Office fraud pair in the dock

A MAN has admitted three fraud charges, Scunthorpe Magistrates’ Court heard.

Peter Britteon, 43, of Nookings Drive, Hibaldstow, fraudulently used a Post Office Account card in Brigg to gain £750. He is charged with using the card on August 18, 2011 and twice on August 19, 2011.

The court heard how Carol Brown, 49, also of Nookings Drive, Hibaldstow, admitted fraudulently using a Post Office Account card to August 12, 2011 to gain £60.

Britteon and Brown will be sentenced for fraud by false representation at Grimsby Crown Court on Monday, April 23.