24 July 2016
Find out more

Halifax worker arrested over £700k theft

16 August 2012  |  5835 views  |  0 Halifax

A Halifax worker has been arrested on suspicion of stealing around £700,000 from the bank's cash machines.

Local police were called in following an internal investigation into the missing money at a branch in Redditch, Worcestershire.

A 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of theft, fraud and money laundering and has been released on bail until October.

A police spokesman told the Redditch Advertiser: "The arrest relates to an allegation that around £700,000 had been taken from an account used to supply funds to an ATM machine at the town's Halifax branch between September 2011 and July 2012."

Comments: (0)

Comment on this story (membership required)

Finextra news in your inbox

For Finextra's free daily newsletter, breaking news flashes and weekly jobs board: sign up now

Related stories

BofA worker arrested over customer data theft

BofA worker arrested over customer data theft

27 May 2011  |  6724 views  |  0 comments
Ex-BofA IT worker jailed for ATM hack

Ex-BofA IT worker jailed for ATM hack

24 May 2011  |  8353 views  |  0 comments
Sainsbury's IT worker steals £73,000 in Nectar points

Sainsbury's IT worker steals £73,000 in Nectar points

06 December 2010  |  5768 views  |  0 comments
Former bank IT man pleads guilty to $1m ID theft scam

Former bank IT man pleads guilty to $1m ID theft scam

05 July 2010  |  9034 views  |  0 comments
Court sides with Halifax in chip card clone case

Court sides with Halifax in chip card clone case

04 June 2009  |  12998 views  |  3 comments

Related company news

 

Related blogs

Create a blog about this story (membership required)
Visit www.abe-eba.euVisit capgemini.comVisit VocaLink.com

Top topics

Most viewed Most shared
MasterCard agrees £700m VocaLink acquisitionMasterCard agrees £700m VocaLink acqu...
7998 views 14 comments | 32 tweets | 36 linkedin
hands typing furiouslyWhat Every FinTech CEO Should Know About R...
7816 views 0 | 14 tweets | 8 linkedin
hands typing furiouslyBanking on IoT: Security in the Internet o...
7672 views 3 | 19 tweets | 7 linkedin
Santander doubles down on fintech fundSantander doubles down on fintech fund
7566 views comments | 22 tweets | 28 linkedin
Brexit-scarred London fintech startups enquire about moving to BerlinBrexit-scarred London fintech startups enq...
7465 views comments | 16 tweets | 16 linkedin

Featured job


Brussels (Belgium) or Paris (France)

Find your next job