£3.1 Million UK Lottery Winner Buys Son 200 Cigarettes, Gets Sued
A lottery jackpot-winning dad in britain didn’t make his son that is grown too with what he purchased him along with his winnings recently
Winning a lottery isn’t always since lucky as it appears predicated on mounds of empirical evidence and if ever there was evidence that money usually takes relationships and tear them apart, it’s the story of William Robertson and his lottery jackpot-winning dad, Alex Robertson.
Alex, age 58 and from Scotland, was the lucky champion of a £3.1m ($4.8 million) Euromillions jackpot as an ingredient of a syndicate of 12 coach drivers, who all shared the £38m ($59 million) prize. But rather than sharing his fortune that is good with 35-year-od son William, the dad merely bought him 200 cigarettes together with his winnings. Understandably, their son had been a little disgruntled only at that action.
Being a result, William wound up presumably harassing his dad through text messages as he obviously wanted over a few cigarettes. Perhaps a platinum that is nice might have done the trick?
William Robertson ended up being arrested after his dad advertised that the text messages had become threatening, but moved totally free recently after Alex neglected to turn up at court to hold out the fees. Rather, he is reportedly living it in the resort that is spanish of, where he now resides with his partner Morag.
‘The allegation is one of harassment,’ explained William’s protection lawyer Paul Harkins. ‘It takes the proper execution of three text messages which were sent on September 25 year that is last. (más…)