Financial Lovemaking

Dad jailed for faking his own death to avoid paying child support

Dad jailed for faking his own death to avoid paying child support

By blogger | April 2, 2015

Parents are expected to care for their children both emotionally and financially, but one father went out of his way to avoid taking responsibility for his child.

A Milwaukee father hatched a plan to fake his own death to get out of paying child support.

John McCroy, also known by his rap name of “Jakitdown”, was sentenced to 60 days in jail after authorities determined that he’d avoided paying support for his daughter. He also faces 3 years probation stemming from the felony failure to pay child support charge.

McCroy is unemployed and lives at home with his parents, but still managed to pay $10,000 in outstanding child support.

McCroy was originally profiled on FOX 6  for flashing online the money he made from mixtapes.

When McCroy was interviewed by the news station, he told a reporter that he couldn’t pay because he’d died in a car accident.

McCroy was only ordered to pay $100 dollars a month for his 5 year old daughter. He paid $100 when his daughter was born and never paid again.

READ MORE via Deadbeat Dad Who Said He Died in Car Accident to Avoid Paying Child Support Sentenced to Jail – Naturally Moi.

 

 

 

Financial Lovemaking

FJT aims to be the information hub that empowers Black wealth creation. We are behind FJT's fresh & insightful content that helps you think, learn, laugh, and move towards action to create a stronger Black community.

More in Financial Lovemaking

Dr Boyce Watkins: Advice to my daughters – How to pick a man who won’t disappoint you

FJT StaffMarch 23, 2017

Yolanda Spivey: Don’t Let Money Ruin Your Relationship- Steps You Can Take To Prevent This From Happening

yolandaOctober 3, 2016

Yolanda Spivey: Can I Insure My Baby Daddy?

yolandaOctober 2, 2016

Daymond John’s going to pass his millions to a white woman, sisters have something to say

FJT StaffOctober 2, 2016

This lottery winner says that if you’re not careful, it can ruin your life

FJT StaffJanuary 13, 2016

Never date or marry this kind of person if you want to be successful

FJT StaffJanuary 7, 2016