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Prison sentence commuted after six months: Star chef Alphonse Chopik released

Prison sentence commuted after six months: Star chef Alphonse Chopik released

Alfons Chopik was sentenced to prison.

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Alfons Chopik has been in prison for six months on charges of tax evasion. He is now allowed to leave prison for a few hours a day.

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  • Alfons Schubeck (74 years old) has been in the Landsberg am Lech correctional facility in Bavaria since August 2023.
  • The famous chef was convicted of tax evasion.
  • Now the court has facilitated his stay: he is now a prisoner and is allowed to leave the prison during the day.

TV chef Alfons Schuhbeck has been sentenced to three years and two months in prison for tax evasion running into the millions. Since August 2023, he has been in the Landsberg am Lech correctional facility in the German state of Bavaria.

how “picture” Now, reportedly, the 74-year-old's detention has become easier: he will be released. Chopik is allowed to leave the prison for several hours during the day. As part of his release from prison, he was also transferred to Andex-Rothenfeld prison, which is said to be “interesting,” Bild wrote.

Uli Hoeneß was already in this prison

He should use his free time to work at Schuhbecks. A spice shop saved by a real estate investor after the chef filed for bankruptcy.

The Andechs-Rothenfeld JVA also has many leisure and additional training opportunities – other notable inmates at the prison include Uli Hoeneß, who also served a prison sentence for tax evasion.


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