Family Jailed After Lying About Food Poisoning

Canary Islands, Spain

Canary Islands, Spain

A family from England will be spending time behind bars for lying about getting food poisoning on vacation.

Christopher, Barbara, Linda and Anthony Byng all claimed to suffer food poisoning during their all-inclusive stay at the Paradise Lago Taurito & Waterpark in the Canary Islands back in 2016. The family even filed a report against Jet2holidays over the alleged incident. But a video of the family enjoying themselves at the pool made the rounds online, exposing their lie, and now they’re in big trouble.

The family was sentenced to four months in prison and fines of almost $30K.

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