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Catch me if you Con: Swindler posed as airline pilot to obtain €40k loan

'Walter Mitty' character obtained loan of €40,000

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A "Walter Mitty" character who is a serial fraud offender and convicted stalker pretended to be an airline pilot to obtain a bank loan of over €40,000.

A "Walter Mitty" character who is a serial fraud offender and convicted stalker pretended to be an airline pilot to obtain a bank loan of over €40,000.

A "Walter Mitty" character who is a serial fraud offender and convicted stalker pretended to be an airline pilot to obtain a bank loan of over €40,000.

A "Walter Mitty" character who is a serial fraud offender and convicted stalker pretended to be an airline pilot to obtain a bank loan of over €40,000.

David Nevin (46) was busted after a major investigation by detectives from the gardai's Stolen Motor Vehicle Investigation Unit (SMVIU).

Yesterday Nevin, who had lived in a high-end apartment in the Malahide area of the capital, pleaded guilty to a number of theft and fraud-related offences at Dublin Circuit Court.