Gina Lollobrigida’s former husband has known as for “an investigation” into the whereabouts of her belongings.
The Italian movie star died final week on the age of 95 and Francisco Javier Rigau y Rafols – who married the actress by proxy in 2010, with Gina claiming he had wed an imposter with out her information – has alleged a few of her wealth has disappeared.
He advised an Italian tv station: “I received’t inherit something, however there needs to be an investigation into Gina’s belongings as a result of her patrimony has disappeared. So far as I’m involved, the investigations have already been carried out in depth.”
Based on the Occasions newspaper, belongings that ought to kind a part of Gina’s property embrace a villa on the Appian Method, an condo in Rome, a store in northern Tuscany, a one-bedroom flat in Montecarlo, a group of jewels and vintage furnishings and work.
Rigau – who was aquitted of fraud in 2017 in relation to the false marriage claims – was criticised by Gina’s long-term pal Adriano Aragozzini, who claimed they “quarrelled instantly” when he went ot pay his respects on the clinic the place the ‘Hunchback of Notre Dame’ star died.
He mentioned: “We quarrelled instantly, at a time which ought to have been of respect and silence, as a result of he mentioned to me, with a sure aggressiveness, ‘You need to steer clear of this lady, as a result of she has been robbed.’ Inexplicable. Unimaginable.”
Antonio Ingroia, Gina’s lawyer, commented: “The sensation is that the general public who will come to her funeral on Thursday will achieve this extra out of non-public curiosity than affection for Gina Lollobrigida.”
The lawyer praised his late consumer’s secretary and companion Andrea Piazzola, 34, for his real attachment to the actress.
Nevertheless, Andrea has been accused of making the most of Gina’s psychological confusion and prosecutors have accused him of embezzling €3 million between 2013 and 2018.
In 2021, the supreme Court docket of Cassation dominated a authorized guardian needs to be appointed to take care of the ‘Solomon and Sheba’ star’s wealth following a request from her solely baby, Milko Skofic Jr. as a result of actress’ state of “vulnerability”.