£3.1 Million UK Lottery Winner Buys Son 200 Cigarettes, Gets Sued
A lottery jackpot-winning dad in the united kingdom didn’t make their son that is grown too with just what he bought him together with his winnings recently
Winning a lottery isn’t always since lucky them apart, it is the tale of William Robertson and his lottery jackpot-winning father, Alex Robertson as it appears based on mounds of empirical evidence and if ever there was evidence that money can take relationships and tear.
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 that is£$59 million) award. But rather than sharing his good fortune together with his 35-year-od son William, the dad simply purchased him 200 cigarettes together with his winnings. Understandably, their son was a little disgruntled as of this action.
As a outcome, William wound up allegedly harassing his dad through text messages as he obviously wanted higher than a cigarettes that are few. Perhaps a good platinum lighter might have done the trick?
William Robertson ended up being arrested after his dad claimed that the written text messages had become threatening, but moved free recently after Alex failed to turn up at court to hold the charges out. Instead, he is reportedly residing it into 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. (more…)