NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Man charged over alleged £180,000 fraudulent gardening scheme

A man has been charged over an alleged fraudulent gardening scheme said to be worth about £180,000 in the north east of Scotland.

Its follows complaints about the company Gorgeous Gardens.

Police Scotland said the alleged fraudulent scheme was between December 2015 and February this year.

A 30-year-old man has been charged and a report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal. Police said the investigation was still ongoing.

Det Con Jill Anderson said: "We have worked closely with our colleagues at Trading Standard."

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