Chesterfield businessman Mike Hyman remains on bail after arrest

High-profile Chesterfield businessman Mike Hyman and his wife remain on bail after being arrested on suspicion of theft last year.

Wednesday, 31st January 2018, 11:56 am
Updated Wednesday, 31st January 2018, 8:30 pm
Mike Hyman.

Mr Hyman, co-founder of Chesterfield-based charity Kids 'n' Cancer, and his wife June were arrested in March.

After they were arrested, the Charity Commission opened a statutory inquiry into Kids 'n' Cancer to 'assess serious concerns about its management and governance'.

The Charity Commission also froze Kids 'n' Cancer's bank accounts.

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The Charity Commission's investigations continue.

This morning, a Derbyshire Constabulary spokesman said the pair remain on bail.

Mr Hyman co-founded Kids 'n' Cancer in 2010.

The charity's website stated: "We assist children in the UK suffering from mass tumour cancers to access potentially life-saving proton therapy treatment in the USA if appropriate to their condition."