Conman who pretended he lived at Grenfell Tower got £12,500 from victim fund after blaze
Anh Nhu Nguyen, who claimed he lost wife and son in London fire and deceived charities, pleads guilty to fraud in offence judge calls despicable
A serial fraudster has admitted pretending that his wife and son were killed in the Grenfell Tower blaze, in west London, in a “despicable” attempt to pocket £12,500 set aside for real victims of the disaster.
Anh Nhu Nguyen was pictured beside Prince Charles and gave television interviews posing as a survivor of the disaster, in which at least 80 people died. However, he did not live there but at an address in south-east London at the time.Continue reading...