Former Grimsby businessman and fellow fraudster conned investor out of £95,000
TWO fraudsters who brazenly conned a trusting investor out of £95,000 in a long-running scam to "defraud" him are facing prison sentences.
He thought he was investing in a lease and buying cars to sell at a new garage but they were "stringing him along and taking him for a fool", a court heard.
One of them even boasted: "Believe me, things will turn out and, one day, we will be able to laugh."
Bruce Ewan, 58, denied two fraud offences between July 1 and August 31, 2007. He was convicted of one of them after a trial on a majority verdict of ten to two but... read more
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