Fake bomb detector seller James McCormick jailed
Fraudster James McCormick has been jailed for 10 years for selling fake bomb detectors.
McCormick, 57, of Langport, Somerset, perpetrated a "callous confidence trick", said the Old Bailey judge.
He is thought to have made £50m from sales of 7,000 of the fake devices to countries including Iraq.
Caroline Hawley reports.
02 May 2013
- From the section UK