£3.1 Million UK Lottery Winner Buys Son 200 Cigarettes, Gets Sued
A lottery jackpot-winning dad in the UK didn’t make their grown son too happy with just what he bought him along with his winnings recently
Winning a lottery isn’t always since lucky as it appears centered on mounds of empirical evidence and if ever there was evidence that money takes relationships and tear them apart, it is the story of William Robertson and his lottery jackpot-winning daddy, Alex Robertson.
Alex, age 58 and from Scotland, was the lucky winner of a £3.1m ($4.8 million) Euromillions jackpot as part of a syndicate of 12 coach drivers, who all shared the;38m that is£$59 million) reward. But rather than sharing his good fortune together with his 35-year-od son William, the dad simply bought him 200 cigarettes together with winnings. Understandably, his son was a little disgruntled only at that action.
As a result, William wound up presumably harassing his dad through text messages as he obviously wanted more than a cigarettes that are few. Perhaps a platinum that is nice might have done the trick?
William Robertson ended up being arrested after his father reported that the written text messages had become threatening, but walked totally free recently after Alex didn’t turn up at court to hold the charges out. Instead, he is reportedly living it up within the Spanish resort of Benidorm, where he now resides with their partner Morag.
‘The allegation is one of harassment,’ explained William’s protection lawyer Paul Harkins. ‘It takes the shape of three text messages that have been sent on September 25 last year. Continue reading “£3.1 Million UK Lottery Winner Buys Son 200 Cigarettes, Gets Sued”