Lengthy jail sentence for Harrogate property fraudster

A HARROGATE businesswoman has been handed an eight-and a-half year jail sentence after committing investment fraud totalling more than £6m.

Sascha Morris was found guilty of one count of fraudulent trading and two counts of fraud at Leeds Crown Court yesterday.

Morris ran Morris & Hale, a Killinghall-based financial and real estate management company alongside secretary William Morris.

Originally from Australia, the 46 year-old ran and owned the company which was incorporated in December ... For the full story register now for free or login below...