Woman on fraud charge

A SCARBOROUGH woman who is alleged to have defrauded a relative appeared in court yesterday.

Alison Mennell, 39, of Trafalgar Street West, is alleged to have committed the offence between July 2007 and September last year in Scarborough.

Mennell has not yet entered a plea in relation to the charge.

The hearing, at Scarborough Magistrates’ Court, was adjourned until the morning of January 16.