A suspected con artist from Trinidad and Tobago, identified as Daniel Ali, was arrested in Guyana on Saturday, according to reports.
Demerara Waves online quoted local police as saying that Ali is to be prosecuted for a number of offences before he is deported to his home country
It is alleged that Ali has been posing as a consul of the United States Embassy and was collecting fees to grant American visas.
The Trinidad and Tobago national is also accused of obtaining property by false pretense.
He has been in Guyana since 2014.