Benefit scrounger who pocketed £15k busted after posting shameless holiday snaps online


Stephen Astbury, 32, was able to claim Employment Support Allowance and Housing Benefit over a two year period by saying he was unable to get a job due to a "split personality disorder". 

But the father of five was unmasked as a cheat after investigators checked his Facebook page where photos showed him sat on a jet-ski, snorkeling, posing with two parrots, skiing and larking about in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris. 

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