Pirate FM News

St Ives Man Admits Stalking and Blackmail

PirateFM news logo wide

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 3:39pm 23rd December 2014.

A St Ives man admits blackmailing and stalking an American billionaire's daughter.

James Casbolt was married to Haley Meijer, whose dad is co-chair of US hypermarket chain Meijers.

Truro Crown Court has heard he made unwarranted demands for two million pounds back in February.

The 37 year old has also pleaded guilty to harassing two other women including St Ives surfer and Olympic torch bearer Tassy Swallow.

He has been remanded in custody and will be sentenced in February.

Read more here

Email Icon

Sign up for exclusive news, competitions and offers.
Proper Local News updates from Pirate FM

Suggested articles

Man hurt after fire and "explosion" in St Ives

Cornwall News: The blaze was threatening to spread to a house

Young man who died in crash near St Austell is named

Cornwall News: Another man remains in a critical condition

Pirate Extra Pirate 70s Escape LoveCornwall