A homeless man from Manchester named Christopher Parker, 33 years who helped the victims during the attack at the concert hall, the Manchester Arena and was glorified by the press as a hero, confessed that he robbed the two victims and was behind bars.
About it writes on Tuesday, January 30, the news Agency Reuters.
On the night of 22 may 2017 Parker spent the night at the railway station, located close to concert hall, where he performed American singer Ariana Grande. Heard the explosion, he immediately rushed to help: calm the wounded girl supported the woman with traumatic brain injury who died in his arms.
This story is described in the papers, so touched the British that they organized a fundraiser and donated to the homeless 52.000 pounds, and found him housing and a job.
However, the happy ending has not happened: the Royal court of Manchester and sentenced Parker to four years and three months imprisonment. He admitted that stole the wallet and cell phone of the wounded, assisted by, and used someone else’s card to pay for your restaurant.
We will remind that as a result of the terrorist attack committed by a suicide bomber exploded in the concert hall of the Manchester Arena, killed 22 people, including seven children, and more than 500 people were injured.