Two defendants in this case have pleaded guilty to three counts of fraudulent trading as were found to have grossly misused Government grants with one reported to have funded a lavish lifestyle. No such plant was developed to breed worms for fishing bait and to boost the local economy. 

Promises of investment opportunities can be made not only to individuals but businesses and government bodies. No-one is immune to a misuse of their funds and with sentencing in this case taking place next month this is a reminder of how investments of this nature can be misused and hurt the public in other ways.