EDL leader Tommy Robinson aka Stephen Lennon has today been charged by Bedfordshire Police for fraud.

Bedfordshire police released the following statement:

Fraud Charges

Bedfordshire Police, on behalf of the Crown Prosecution Service, have charged the following people in connection with a fraud investigation.

Stephen VOWLES, age 24, of Heron Drive, Luton has been charged with:

  • 2 x Conspiracy to commit Fraud by False Representation in relation to a Mortgage Application – Contrary to S1 Fraud Act 2006
  • 2 x False accounting – Contrary to S17 Theft Act 1968
  • Possession with intent to supply class A Drug, Cocaine – Contrary to S4 Misuse of Drugs Act 1971
  • Concerned in the supply of class A drugs to another – Contrary to S4 Misuse of Drugs Act 1971
  • Money Laundering – Transfer of criminal property – Contrary to S327 POCA 2002

Neil GOODWIN, age 28, of Chalkdown, Luton was charged with:

  • Possession of criminal property – Contrary to S329 POCA 2002

Lisa MOORE, age 26 – of Newbury Close, Silsoe was charged with:

  • Conspiracy to commit Fraud by False Representation in relation to a Mortgage Application – Contrary to S1 Fraud Act 2006
  • False Accounting – Contrary to Section 17 Theft Act 1968

Anjee DARCY, age 30 – of Hardwick Green, Luton was charged with:

  • 2 x Conspiracy to commit Fraud by False Representation in relation to a Mortgage Application – Contrary to S1 Fraud Act 2006
  • False accounting – Contrary to S17 Theft Act 1968

Elliott GALE, age 28 – Anglian Close, Watford

  • Money Laundering – Transfer of criminal property – Contrary to S327 POCA 2002

Stephen LENNON, age 30 – HMP Wandsworth, was charged with:

  • 3 x Conspiracy to commit Fraud by False Representation in relation to a Mortgage Application – Contrary to S1 Fraud Act 2006

All the above people will appear before St Albans Magistrates Court on the afternoon of Friday 7th December 2012.