Three more cases of patients, who fell victim to the fake doctor, were investigated by the police officers of the Department of Prosecution of Criminal Organizations and Transnational Affairs of the Directorate for Combating Organized Crime and Human Trafficking of the Thessaloniki Security Directorate.

It is recalled that the 66-year-old fake doctor led to the death of five people by offering them stem cell treatments in order to get rid of serious diseases such as multiple sclerosis.

According to the police, these are citizens from regions of Attica and Chios.

The announcement of EL.AS:

Additional cases of patient fraud have been uncovered as part of an ongoing police investigation

After the publication of identity details of a person accused of defrauding people with serious health problems, which resulted in the death of five (5) of them (related to the 20-01-2023 presentation of the case) and in the context of an ongoing police investigation of Department of the Prosecution of Criminal Organizations and Transnational Affairs of the Sub-Directorate for Combating Organized Crime and Human Trafficking of the Thessaloniki Security Directorate, three more cases of patient fraud were discovered.

It is recalled that, for the case, a case file was filed against a 66-year-old citizen and a 72-year-old foreigner.

As it turned out, the aforementioned, during the period from 2006 to 2014, deceived patients in three (3) more cases, obtaining the total amount of money of (215,000) euros, promising complete treatment or at least spectacular improvement of their state of health, since they were following the treatment proposed by them, but without the promised result.

The relevant case file was submitted to the competent judicial authority.