Central City News: Store closure blow; SPARKHILL.POLICE are investigating the closure of a Birmingham money transfer store which shut down leaving customers high and dry.
Currency Point at Stratford Road, Sparkhill, has been closed for around a fortnight fort·night
A period of 14 days; two weeks.
[Middle English fourtenight, alteration of fourtene night, fourteen nights : Old English f and a telephone number listed on the front of the shop cuts callers off.
Scores of customers were said to have turned up to demand their money back only to find the store locked.
West Midlands Police West Midlands Police is the Home Office police force responsible for policing the metropolitan county of West Midlands in England.
It is the second largest in the United Kingdom after London's Metropolitan Police . It covers an area with nearly 2. said officers were investigating one complaint of alleged theft concerning the business. The amount of money involved was not known.
Currency Point's director was listed as Farhat Abbas Malik Noun 1. malik - the leader of a town or community in some parts of Asia Minor and the Indian subcontinent; "maliks rule the hinterland of Afghanistan under the protection of warlords" , aged 39. The company secretary was listed as 31-year-old Syeda Nadia Ijaz Malik.