Redbridge court worker accused of ‘misconduct in public office’

A Redbridge Magistrates’ Court worker is due to appear in court this morning following a national newspaper sting.

Administrative clerk Munir Patel, 21, of Green Lane, Dagenham, will appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court charged with misconduct in a public office and perverting the course of justice.

A second court worker, aged 30, has been bailed to return to police custody pending further inquiries.

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