Man steals money by pretending to be Jimmy Turk

By YIGAL GRAYEFF
February 14, 2006 20:25

 
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Northern police have arrested a man who defrauded tens of thousands of shekels from businesses by pretending to be former Hapoel Tel Aviv footballer Rifat (Jimmy) Turk. The suspect, who he bares a striking resemblance to Turk, would obtain the money by promising to give the companies advertising space at football grounds, police said on Tuesday.

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