Rhode Island man who faked his death found alive in Scotland

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A Rhode Island man who faked his own death to evade sex assault and fraud charges has been found alive in Scotland, reports said.

Nicholas Alahverdian, who also goes by the last name Rossi, supposedly died at age 32 in February 2020 from non-Hodgkin lymphoma, but turned up last month at a Glasgow hospital, where he was on a ventilator for COVID-19, the Providence Journal reported Wednesday. 

Hospital staffers only learned that Alahverdian, who was living under the name Arthur Knight, was wanted by Interpol when authorities turned up last month at the infirmary and arrested him, the Scottish Sun reported.

Nicholas Alahverdian was presumed dead after he told authorities that he had non-Hodgkin lymphoma and had weeks to live.
Nicholas Alahverdian was presumed dead after he told authorities that he had non-Hodgkin lymphoma and had weeks to live.
Facebook / Nicholas Alahverdian

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