Cheque fraud postal worker jailed

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%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%A postal worker who facilitated frauds costing banks more than £1 million by stealing cheque books from a sorting office has been jailed for seven years.

Paul Akuda, 64, was arrested after Royal Mail launched an inquiry in November 2010 into thefts from its depot in St Stephens Street, Birmingham.