WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge has revoked the bail of a 19-year-old man accused of impersonating a doctor after he was arrested in Virginia on charges he tried to illegally buy a car.
This undated photo provided by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Department shows Malachi Love-Robinson, who has been released on bail after being charged with impersonating a doctor. Love-Robinson was arrested Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, after he performed an exam on an undercover agent and gave medical advice. (Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office via AP)
Circuit Judge Krista Marx revoked Malachi Love-Robinson’s $26,000 bond Wednesday and ordered him jailed if he is brought back to Palm Beach County.
Love-Robinson was arrested last week in Stafford, Virginia, on charges he tried to buy a Lexus using a fake earnings statement. He remains jailed there.
Love-Robinson was arrested in February after law enforcement officials said he was practicing medicine without a license. Authorities in Palm Beach County said Love-Robinson was illegally operating a medical practice, complete with an office, a lab coat and stethoscope. He allegedly stole $35,000 from a patient. He has denied the charges.