A man charged with practicing witchcraft plead guilty to one count of fraud in a Toronto courtroom on Tuesday.
Murali Muthyalu, 37, allegedly defrauded a man $100,000 after claiming he could heal a sick relative by removing their evil spirits.
Muthyalu is a visitor from India and has been given permission to leave Canada but cannot re-enter for a period of three years.He has also been ordered to pay the victim, Safet Malo, $67,100.
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Marina Burghard writes for Canadian Fraud News about fraud-related cases, whistleblower, jurisdiction, identity theft, consumer protection, etc. – essentially about scams and how to protect yourself against this kind of fraudulent criminal behavior. She holds a Master’s degree in Political Science where her interest in criminology grew. Besides fraud, Marina’s scientific interest lies in terrorism, extremism and how to deal with it as a society.