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Delusions of grandeur

By johnboy - 10 March 2007 8

The ABC has a curious story of one David Cantello, 31 and of Dunlop, who after a stint as a protective services officer allegedly bought the makings of a badge from the AFP Association and used them to chastise drunks in urinating in Civic alleys and to get into night clubs.

On the one hand it all seems rather easy, but on the other he did get caught.

UPDATED: Thanks the mattress for making the link, this is the same David John Cantello who was busted [CT] treating patients at Calvary Hospital (as well as being charged with “assault occasioning actual bodily harm, and possessing unauthorised ammunition”).

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8 Responses to
Delusions of grandeur
Warpiglet75 6:51 pm 21 Jan 09

I know this guy from my teen years. Weird. He once showed me a gun in his car boot, he didn’t seem worried – that’s when the alarm bells started ringing. The sort of guy that just wouldn’t take the hint when you told him you just wanted t be friends. I wasn’t surprised when I saw the articles on him in the paper. Now he has a million young (and I mean young) girly friends on facebook. Yuk!

astrojax 3:13 pm 12 Mar 07

did he wear his undies on the outside?

Thumper 11:55 am 12 Mar 07

A typical wannabe…

bonfire 10:01 am 12 Mar 07

youll note theres a big warning on the afp association merch page.

snahon 9:36 am 12 Mar 07

This guy is clearly a danger to society and as such should be exterminated.

VYBerlinaV8 now_with 9:25 am 12 Mar 07

Sounds like a fruit loop. I guess that makes sense, given he lives on Dunlop.

Meconium 9:01 pm 10 Mar 07

Reminds me of the conman in Catch Me If You Can.

mattress 2:33 pm 10 Mar 07

This is the same guy who got busted impersonating a doctor at Calvary hospital a bit over a year ago.

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