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Father 'stole' son's cancer cash

The trial continues of a Tamworth father, who is accused of stealing and defrauding charities, including one set up for his own son's cancer treatment.

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Father denies charges over stealing cash raised for son's cancer treatment

A court's has today heard how a father who set up a fund to raise money for his son's cancer treatment, used the cash to pay for his personal lifestyle.

Kevin Wright, from Tamworth, established the fund after his son Bobby was diagnosed with a brain tumour.

Prosecutors claim Mr Wright spent part of an estimated £2m in donations on a holiday and personal investments. He denies 19 charges of fraud and theft.

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