Yesterday, Thursday June 17th, the former Secretary of the Pointer Club Mr Anthony Powell (Hayapark) of Knaresborough, North Yorkshire appeared at Harrogate Magistrates’ Court to enter further pleas.
He had been originally due to appear at York Crown Court on the same day after being arrested on April 8th and being charged with theft offences. The offences took placed between 1st December 1990 and 31st. January 2004. These totalled £18,145.98p. he was also charged with four counts of false accounting interspersing those years and with a further nine counts being ‘taken into consideration.’
He was bailed and appeared at Harrogate Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 15th April 2004. His wife, who was the club treasurer resigned before the club’s AGM last month.