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Two former council workers have appeared in court accused of making nearly £13,000 in fraudulent parking tickets and permits.
Heather French, 42, and Anthony Olomofe, 45, worked together in Southend Council's parking department, issuing permits and processing parking fines.
Combined, they are charged with 39 counts of fraud.
French is charged with 29 counts of fraud by abuse of position and two counts of acquiring criminal property, in the form of parking permits.
These charges relate to offences that are alleged to have taken place between October 2011 and June of this year.
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