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A4e fraud probe: Milton Keynes suspect is sixth arrested

  • 20 April 2012
  • From the section England

A sixth person has been arrested over allegations of fraud in connection with welfare-to-work company A4e.

The 33-year-old man was detained at an address in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire.

He was questioned on suspicion of fraud before being released on bail until mid June, Thames Valley Police said.

Five other people arrested in connection with an investigation into A4e's offices in Slough, Berkshire, are on bail until dates in May and June.

The Sheffield-based company handles millions of pounds worth of government contracts for welfare-to-work schemes.

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