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Police search for scammers

Jason Place has been jailed for six years and nine months Photo: Met Police

A man from Kent has been jailed for his part in a multi million pound online identity fraud scam.

Jason Place from Gravesend, ran the operation from a villa in Spain.

It involved selling fake identities and documents to thousand of customers.

Police conducted a two and a half year investigation which saw four men jailed yesterday.

Now, Scotland Yard is liasing with other forces, including Hampshire, to trace up to eleven thousand people who used this service, some of whom would have bought fraud packages for up to five thousand pounds.

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