Canon arrested on suspicion of fraud in Suffolk
- 5 March 2014
- From the section Suffolk
A Church of England canon has been arrested on suspicion of fraud.
Canon Ian Finn, 55, from Haverhill, was arrested on Tuesday by Suffolk Police.
The Church of England issued a statement saying Canon Finn had been suspended pending the outcome of a police investigation.
Police confirmed a 55-year-old man had been arrested on suspicion of fraud by false representation and taken to Bury St Edmunds police station.
He has been released on police bail until 2 April.
Church spokesman John Howard said: "We are working closely with the parishes of Haverhill and Withersfield to support them at this time."
Canon Finn worked at St Mary the Virgin in Haverhill.