Paperwork blunder keeps innocent man in Greek jail

A man from Otley who's been cleared of armed robbery charges after being a victim of mistaken identity is still in jail in Greece because of a paperwork blunder.

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Otley man found innocent - but he's still being held in Greek jail

Fran Prenger

A plumber from Otley is still being held in a Greek jail despite being found innocent 7 days ago. Fran Prenga has been in prison for more than five months. He was accused of 70 armed robberies after being a victim of mistaken identity.

A paperwork blunder means he could have to stay in jail for several months.

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