(2008) A councillor is potentially facing political ruin after he was sacked by his party following an arrest for fraud. Cllr Vijay Shah, Wembley Central ward, was arrested at his home in Clayton Avenue, Wembley, on March 8 by officers from Hertfordshire Police. http://tinyurl.com/58ab8o
UPDATE 22 Oct 08
A Brent Councillor has been charged with fraud after a seven month police investigation.
Councillor Vijay Shah was arrsted in March this year in relation to his role as an accountant at EJ Masters delivery company, in Kings Langley, Herfordshire.
He was charged with fraud by Hertfordshire Police on Monday, and has been bailed to appear at West Herts Magistrates Court on November 7.
Mr Shah, of Clayton Avenue, Wembley, sits as an independent councillor after being thrown out of the Liberal Democrat Party shortly after his arrest.http://tinyurl.com/62vcn3