Fraudster who faked own death living in Philippines

Married someone 23 years younger

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A 68 year-old has started a new life in the Philippines after faking his own death.
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A 68 year-old has started a new life in the Philippines after faking his own death.

John Darwin, who faked his own death in a canoe accident in 2002 to benefit from life insurance payments, has started a new life in the Philippines, it has been revealed.

The 68 year-old and his wife Anne were said to have benefited from a total of £679,196.62 from a scam that involved a mortgage policy worth almost £250,000 from Aviva (then known as Norwich Union) and...

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