George Kenneth Hopes, of Bunderim, Australia, is sitting in jail, convicted of scamming four victims, including three women, out of $155,000. He led the women to believe that he was in the Mafia, and needed to pay protection money.
Although the guy was sentenced to eight years in jail, he is eligible for parole in June, 2012.
Read ‘Mafia’ man jailed for fraud on NineMSN.com.au.
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