Benjamin Holst

The Curious Case of Benjamin Holst, ‘The Party Beggar’

Over the past several months, we’ve noticed our readers taking a specific interest in an infamous German con man named Benjamin Holst. Many people on the web know him as “the party beggar with the big foot.” He was kicked out of Indonesia late last year for panhandling in the streets but is seemingly relentless in his quest for beer money and ‘ladies of the night’ in different countries. Here’s an interesting infographic that summarizes Holst’s story to date.

Benjamin Holst

See: Famous Beggar Benjamin Holst Arrested In Surabaya

If you or anyone you know has information related to the party beggar’s current whereabouts, please sound off in the comments below!

Infographic by Sharon Hambali of Content Collision



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