Crook 12 years pretending to be handicapped and have fooled the Pope


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In Italy exposed the crook, who for many years pretended to be disabled. This publication reports the Daily Mail.

In 2007, the 55-year-old Roberto Guglielmi (Roberto Guglielmi) from Florence with the help of a neighbor staged an accident and got a fake certificate confirming that he can’t walk. During 12 years the patient received state benefits, held on the Parking places for the disabled and enjoyed other benefits.

To fool the doctors, Guglielmi injected painkillers, endured painful physical therapy and have achieved muscle atrophy. The truth did not even know his close friends and acquaintances. The people he moved in a wheelchair and rose to his feet only at home and during trips outside the city.

Over time, Guglielmi got carried away and began to fight for the rights of persons with disabilities in the local newspaper. He claimed to have served in the police and injured during a shootout with the bandits. In 2014, the man wrote to the Vatican and told his story. After that he was received by the Pope.

April 9, Guglielmi returned to Florence after a rest in. The authorities noticed that he was without the help of outsiders descended from the plane, and began an investigation. Hidden camera installed in his house, confirmed their suspicions. To complete the investigation of fraud was placed under house arrest.

In 2018, it was reported that 40-year-old Australian spent eight years pretending to be a cancer patient. During this time she donated for the treatment of 400 thousand Australian dollars.

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