£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 britain didn’t make his grown son too happy with exactly what he bought him with his winnings recently

Winning a lottery isn’t always as lucky as it appears based on mounds of empirical evidence and if ever there was evidence that money takes relationships and tear them apart, it is the tale of William Robertson and his lottery jackpot-winning daddy, Alex Robertson.

Alex, age 58 and from Scotland, was the winner that is lucky of £3.1m ($4.8 million) Euromillions jackpot as an ingredient of a syndicate of 12 bus drivers, who all shared the £38m ($59 million) reward. But rather than sharing his fortune that is good with 35-year-od son William, the dad simply bought him 200 cigarettes together with his winnings. Understandably, his son was a little disgruntled at this action.

Being a result, William wound up allegedly harassing his dad through text messages as he obviously wanted more than a few cigarettes. Perhaps a platinum that is nice might have done the trick?

Arrested Developing

William Robertson had been arrested after his dad advertised that the text messages had become threatening, but walked totally free recently after Alex failed to turn up at court to hold the charges out. Alternatively, he is reportedly residing it in the Spanish resort of Benidorm, where he now resides with his partner Morag.

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