The swimming pool over looks Folsom Lake at comedian Eddie Murphy’s former home in Granite Bay, Calif. Prosecutors said that after scamming $10 million from Murphy’s ex-wife, Troy Stratos convinced Nicole Murphy to refinance the mansion to generate another $3 million.
The swimming pool over looks Folsom Lake at comedian Eddie Murphy’s former home in Granite Bay, Calif. Prosecutors said that after scamming $10 million from Murphy’s ex-wife, Troy Stratos convinced Nicole Murphy to refinance the mansion to generate another $3 million. Paul Kitagaki Jr. Sacramento Bee file
The swimming pool over looks Folsom Lake at comedian Eddie Murphy’s former home in Granite Bay, Calif. Prosecutors said that after scamming $10 million from Murphy’s ex-wife, Troy Stratos convinced Nicole Murphy to refinance the mansion to generate another $3 million. Paul Kitagaki Jr. Sacramento Bee file
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