Suspected ‘Trini’ con man held in Guyana

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.