£3.1 Million UK Lottery Winner Buys Son 200 Cigarettes, Gets Sued

£3.1 Million UK Lottery Winner Buys Son 200 Cigarettes, Gets Sued

A lottery jackpot-winning dad in the UK didn’t make his grown son too happy with just what he bought him together with his winnings recently

Winning a lottery isn’t always as 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 winner of a £3.1m ($4.8 million) Euromillions jackpot as an ingredient of a syndicate of 12 bus drivers, who all shared the;38m that is&pound$59 million) award. But rather than sharing his good fortune with his 35-year-od son William, the dad merely purchased him 200 cigarettes with his winnings. Understandably, their son was a little disgruntled as of this action.

Being a result, William wound up presumably harassing his father through text messages as he clearly wanted greater than a few cigarettes. Perhaps a platinum that is nice would have done the trick?

Arrested Development

William Robertson ended up being arrested after his daddy advertised that the written text messages had become threatening, but stepped totally free recently after Alex didn’t turn up at court to carry the charges out. Instead, he could be reportedly residing it up in the resort that is spanish of, where he now resides with their partner Morag.

‘The allegation is one of harassment,’ explained William’s defense lawyer Paul Harkins. ‘It takes the form of three text messages that have been sent on September 25 last 12 months. Continue reading “£3.1 Million UK Lottery Winner Buys Son 200 Cigarettes, Gets Sued”