Teen Accused Of Pretending To Be A Doctor Arrested Again

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WEST PALM BEACH (AP) — New charges of grand theft and fraud have been filed against a Palm Beach teen who was arrested earlier this year for reportedly pretending to be a doctor and stealing money from an 86-year-old patient.

Malachi Love-Robinson, 19, who had been out on bond, was back in the Palm Beach County Jail on Monday. Love-Robinson, who had been free on $18,000 bail, was released after another $8,000 in bail was posted.

Court records show Love-Robinson is now also accused of writing a bad check for $1,500 as a down payment for a car.

Love-Robinson was arrested in February after deputies say he was practicing medicine without a license and stole more than $35,000 from a patient.

Love-Robinson says he never claimed to be a medical doctor.

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  1. john bettencourt says:

    $8,000 BOND? Peanuts! HELLO!! The guy STOLD $35,000 !!??? Why NOT $80,000 !!!

  2. John Miller says:

    another example of black privilege ???? now what do you have to say black lives matter ??? are you proud of this person ???

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