The investigation by gardaí began in 2014
Gardaí say a 45-year-old man has appeared in court, in connection with a number of theft and fraud offences.
He was arrested in Cork city early Tuesday morning.
The man appeared before Cork City District Court this afternoon, where he was remanded on bail to appear again on February 16th.
The investigation by gardaí began in 2014 on receipt of a complaint.
The man was originally arrested on December 10th, and was released from custody without charge.
A file was prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), who directed that he be charged with a number of offences under the Criminal Justice (Theft and Fraud Offences) Act.