The Indo Daily: American fugitive, Irish orphan and cannibalism - the unbelievable story of Nicholas Alahverdian

Nicholas Rossi outside court at a previous hearing (Andrew Milligan/PA)© Andrew Milligan

Nicholas Alahverdian died in February 2020 – according to his obituary. However, US authorities believe that he faked his own death to avoid sexual charges in America.

Prosecutors believe Alahverdian is now living in Scotland and goes by the name of Arthur Knight claiming he is an Irish orphan who has never set foot in America.

What is unfolding is a bizarre story involving claims of cannibalism, sex trafficking and political conspiracies. Kevin Doyle is joined by Sunday Independent columnist Sarah Caden to ask if Nicholas Alahverdian and Arthur Knight are the same person?