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Kirat is a successful radio presenter. On Facebook she meets Bobby, a handsome cardiologist. He’s a catch. Soon, they get tangled up in a love affair full of lies and manipulation. Then... Kirat discovers an online deception of almost unimaginable proportions. A live investigation in 6 parts from Tortoise Media.

Sweet Bobby Tortoise Media

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Kirat is a successful radio presenter. On Facebook she meets Bobby, a handsome cardiologist. He’s a catch. Soon, they get tangled up in a love affair full of lies and manipulation. Then... Kirat discovers an online deception of almost unimaginable proportions. A live investigation in 6 parts from Tortoise Media.

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    6. Motive

    6. Motive

    In the final episode of Sweet Bobby, Kirat’s case against the catfisher takes an unexpected turn. As Alexi is putting the finishing touches to the series, he gets a phone call that changes everything

    5. (In)justice

    5. (In)justice

    After the confession, Kirat goes to the police. But their reaction to her case isn’t what she’s expecting. Plus: Alexi tries a new approach with the catfisher...
     
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    • 33 min
    4: Dark triads

    4: Dark triads

    Kirat deals with the fallout from the confession. Alexi’s investigation reveals the startling true beginnings of the scam, as he tries to unravel the catfisher's motivation.


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    • 40 min
    3. Confession

    3. Confession

    Bobby is now closer than ever – and yet he keeps slipping through Kirat's grasp. After being pushed to breaking point, she makes the life changing decision to confront him – and discovers the truth...


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    • 43 min
    2. Witness protection

    2. Witness protection

    In this episode, Bobby finds his way back into Kirat's life, and their relationship grows closer – with devastating consequences. Meanwhile, Alexi investigates the sophistication of the catfishing scam.
     
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    • 41 min
    1. Sliding doors

    1. Sliding doors

    Kirat is a successful marketer and radio presenter. Online, she’s contacted by a man she vaguely knows called Bobby, and they start chatting. Slowly, they become close… and she’s reeled in to a scam of epic proportions.
     
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    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
293 Ratings

293 Ratings

okjokey ,

Wonderful intriguing podcast

Alexi keeps you listening. Binged this in one afternoon. The plot is mind bending!

Momomonsta9 ,

Well told non-story

Well done journalism, well told story. My only issue is… what is the crime exactly? A woman gets tricked and wants someone to be held criminally responsible for her stupidity. Embarrassment does not warrant an investigation, call it a learning experience and move on.

nonabb ,

Fantastic!

Crazy story wonderfully told.

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