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Bodybuilding Tinder Lothario, 31, is arrested for allegedly luring young women through dating apps before bashing and robbing them

  • John Dennis Gurney, 31, accused of assault, fraud, robbery, stealing on women
  • Accused of targeting women through social media then stealing or robbing them
  • Allegedly caught on CCTV using a stolen bank card to withdraw cash from ATM
  • Gym junkie allegedly started crime spree across Queensland in July
  • He was arrested on an unrelated warrant on Sunday after a police manhunt 

A bodybuilding Lothario accused of luring young women through dating apps and Facebook before bashing and robbing them has been arrested.

A police manhunt was launched for John Dennis Gurney, 31, after numerous reports of him allegedly swindling his dates or assaulting them and running away.

He then allegedly used their credit and bank cards to make fraudulent purchases or large ATM withdrawals.

A police manhunt was launched for John Dennis Gurney, 31, after numerous reports of him allegedly swindling his dates or assaulting them and running away

He is wanted by police after numerous reports of him allegedly swindling his marks or assaulting them and running away

CCTV allegedly shows him walk into a shop in West Gladstone, in Central Queensland, and use a stolen card to take out cash.

Gurney was finally tracked down on Sunday afternoon and arrested on an outstanding warrant by North Brisbane Police.

Police said he was linked to alleged crime including assault, robbery, fraud, unlawful use of a motor vehicle, and stealing.

He is yet to be charged over any of those alleged crimes, and his arrest was for failing to show up to court on an unrelated matter last year. 

CCTV allegedly shows him walk into a shop in West Gladstone, in Central Queensland, and use a stolen card to take out cash

Gladstone detectives will continue to investigate the recent allegations and may press further charges at a later date. 

Gurney’s alleged crime spree started in July and targeted women between Brisbane and Rockhampton, Central Queensland.

‘Police have received a number of reports of the man allegedly targeting women through social media, where he stays with them a number of days before stealing property and leaving,’ police said.

‘He has been allegedly detected using the women’s credit cards at various locations following his departure.’ 

He has a rose tattoo on his neck as well as tattoos on his shoulders, arms and hand. The tattoo on his left arm reads ‘one life one chance’.

He has a rose tattoo on his neck as well as tattoos on his shoulders, arms and hand. The tattoo on his left arm reads ‘one life one chance’



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