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Florida mansion this -- down in Boca Raton is now officially out of his luxurious digs.
As we've been reporting here gleefully to 25 year old Brazilian man apparently moved into this two and a half million dollar home there in Boca.
After Bank of America foreclosed on it.
He'd been staying there since around Christmas without paying a single cent thanks to an obscure says Florida State legal loophole called adverse possession.
It's a long story but he's enjoyed it.
It lets you take over abandoned property if you live there openly for seven years and pay all the taxes but today.
Officials determined it was actually trespassing boot.
So the bank repossess the home boot and change the locks kill joy.
Bank of America Bill -- money Steve arrogance in the South Florida newsroom still no word from low key.
Boy though -- bombed.
No -- no appearance so -- he boy yet it was about 1 PM today when police moved beyond that 2.5 million dollar five bedroom mansion.
They brought -- -- with them as well broke open that iron gate went inside.
No sign of -- -- away or any evidence other seven or eight people who were also occupying that house they found a lot of toiletries in a real mess they pulled that outside.
And Bank of America now has taken possession of that house they issued a statement which said.
We appreciate the assistance of local authorities in the patience of neighbors as we work to have a -- pastors removed.
No word on where what -- people -- might be police told us this afternoon they're not looking -- and there's no warrant for his arrest shepherd Okie boy unwittingly.
A leader of others as they are copycats now haunt.
He publicize his exploits on social media that probably got -- the police's attention but it also has created a phenomenon of copycats.
At least eleven in Broward County alone since this story got -- 81 of them occupying a four million dollar oceanfront mansion.
And the fact that all these people are coming in to apply for this adverse possession has won local county property appraiser pretty ticked off.
-- -- -- They're scum bags are squatters.
-- -- breaking the law and they're trying to use these forms to legitimize breaking and entering.
That anger is coming out of personal experience a -- down the block from her has been occupied by squatters also the house of one of her employees -- well.
Steve Harrigan in South Florida Steve enjoy.
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