Jonny Fairplay is in trouble again.
The infamous Survivor villain has been arrested for theft after he allegedly stole $ 5,000 worth of household items from his elderly grandmother. As fans remember, he rose to fame on the competition show by spreading his “Dead Grandma” lie to gain sympathy from his tribes in 2003.
E! News may confirm that the 46-year-old reality star was arrested for theft on Friday, December 18, along with his mother, 67-year-old Patsy Hallin Danville, Virginia.
TMZ obtained the arrest warrant and the complaint allegedly filed by Fairplay’s aunt, who claims that he stole a side table, bar stools, a leather chair and a silver necklace from his grandmother Jean Cookwho have dementia. Hall is accused of mentally abusing Cook, according to TMZ.
Fairplay told the outlet: “I (we) are being unfairly accused by a family member. I welcome the opportunity to assert myself (and my mother).”
On Tuesday, December 22, however, Fairplay shared on Instagram that he was out on a 3.1-mile race by documenting his progress on the Strava platform.