FBI arrest British pensioner

FBI arrest British pensioner

Pensioner in FBI mix-up accepts free holiday offer

THE British pensioner wrongly held in a South African jail for two weeks on the orders of the FBI has accepted an offer of a complimentary holiday back in the country.

The confederacy of dunces

IT WAS to have been a genteel holiday for Derek Bond, tasting fine wine in sun-drenched vineyards and touring battlefield sites in South Africa.

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FBI finally gets its man after mix-up

THE real suspect in a multi-million dollar telemarketing scam has appeared in a United States court as the nightmare ordeal of a British pensioner wrongly accused of the crime finally ended.

Pensioner's anger at FBI error

AS THE undercover FBI officers sat patiently in the lobby of the Las Vegas hotel, an international fraudster, Derek Sykes, walked silently past them and returned to his luxury suite filled with trepidation.

Master criminal or mister ordinary?

AS HE flew business class to South Africa with a glass of champagne in his hand and his wife at his side, Derek Bond was filled with boyish enthusiasm at the prospect of fulfilling a lifelong ambition.

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