3 Mar 2014

Online date site fraudster arrested

3:48 pm on 3 March 2014

A man wanted by police over dishonesty offences they say he committed after preying on women he met on internet dating sites has been arrested.

Shane William Grogan, 46, also known as Shane Calder, was arrested at South City Mall in Christchurch on Saturday after the police received information from a member of the public.

A police spokesperson says he was was wanted on warrants in relation to charges of theft from a dwelling, using a document for pecuniary advantage and unlawfully taking a motor vehicle.