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Help for Heroes fraudster Christopher Copeland 'humbled'

A man who stole hundreds of thousands of pounds from the Help for Heroes charity is facing a lengthy jail sentence after pleading guilty in court.

Christopher Copeland, 51, paid £300,000 of donations intended for the charity which helps military veterans into his own bank account.

Speaking outside Exeter Crown Court, Copeland told reporters that his crimes had been unintentional but he had "messed up"

  • 28 Jul 2014
  • From the section UK