Canoe conman John Darwin has paid back just £121 from £679k death-scam profits

John Darwin leaves Teesside Crown Court

John Darwin leaves Teesside Crown Court

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CANOE conman John Darwin has paid back just £121 out of the £679,000 he made by faking his own death, it has emerged.

The 63-year-old was back in Teesside Crown Court yesterday, where he had been jailed for six years in 2008 for insurance fraud.

BACK IN COUR: John Darwin
BACK IN COUR: John Darwin

The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has launched a fresh bid to reclaim more of what Darwin owes as he is said to have recently come into money as a result of pensions maturing.

 

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