Snooker player faces fraud charge


Top snooker player Stephen Lee will appear in court today charged with fraud.

The 39-year-old, of Birch Gardens, Trowbridge, Wiltshire is due before magistrates in Swindon, accused of fraud by false representation.

The allegation against Lee, who was once ranked at number five in the world, centres around the sale of a snooker cue.

He has been a professional for more than 20 years and the winner of five ranking titles.