Mickey Carroll, a British garbage man, won the National lottery in 2002 was quick to lose his fortune. A 19-year-old garbage man Michael Carroll won the largest jackpot in the history of the country of 10 million pounds.
Soon nicknamed ‘The King of the Chavs’ by the press Mickey started throwing his money around like no tomorrow.
Mickey would spend his millions on cocaine, cars, girls and vodka
He was a frequenter at the local police station
“The dealer who introduced me to crack has more of my lotto money than I do.”
Mickey bought a mansion in Swaffham known as ‘The Grange’, where he would throw huge parties
As a result, the once elite mansion is now in ruins
He had demolition derbies in the backyard and now dozens of beat up cars pack it up
Mickey sold his house for £142 000 – £600 000 less than what he bought it for
After Mickey returned all his debts, he was forced to return to working as a garbage man