Liverpool man held over suspected Top 40 music fraud
3 September 2015
From the section Liverpool
The man is being questioned on suspicion of of copyright infringement and fraud offences
A man has been arrested on suspicion of illegally distributing the UK’s Top 40 music chart on the internet.
The 38-year-old was arrested in the Everton area of Liverpool in a joint operation by officers from Merseyside Police and City of London Police.
The man, who has not been named, is accused of uploading singles onto various websites after the charts are published each week.
Police believe his actions could have cost the industry millions of pounds.
The suspect remains in …read more
Source:: BBC Entertainment