‘Italian Bonnie and Clyde’ arrested in Thailand, accused of pretending to be George Clooney to sell clothes
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A husband and wife known as the “ItalianBonnie and Clyde” were arrested Saturday after years on the run with the husband allegedly pretending to be George Clooney online to sell clothes.
Francesco Galdelli, 58, and Vanja Goffi, 45, were arrested in Thailandby a joint operation of Interpol agents from Rome and Thai investigators, the Telegraphreported.
“During interrogation, Francesco confessed to claiming to be George Clooney and opening a clothes business to trick people into sending money,” a statement from Thailand’s Crime Suppression Division said.
Francesco Galdelli was arrested by the Crime Suppression Division of the Royal Thai Police. (Crime Suppression Division/Royal Thai Police photo)