MELISSA CADDICK went missing in 2021 when police searched her home.
After her misdeeds were revealed, her husband, Anthony Koletti, was left to pick up the pieces.
Who is Melissa Caddick’s husband Anthony Koletti?
Anthony Koletti is an Australian hairdresser and DJ.
He was married to Melissa Caddick, who pretended to be a financial advisor.
Melissa was conducting a Ponzi scheme, taking millions of dollars from her family and friends.
Koletti lost his wife, his house, and everything he knew once she vanished and her deception was exposed.
According to the Daily Mail Australia, he was mocked and degraded, being referred to as a “toyboy” and “house husband.”
Koletti struggled to regain his footing once Melissa’s misdeeds were revealed.
He ultimately obtained a job as a hairdresser in a salon and moved into an apartment with Melissa’s son.
Do Melissa Caddick and Anthony Koletti have any children?
Koletti and Melissa have no children together.
Melissa had a 14-year-old kid from a prior relationship at the time of her abduction.
Koletti now looks after Melissa’s son, despite the fact that his biological father is in Sydney.
Koletti said: “It’s an honour to raise Melissa’s son.”
What has Anthony Koletti said about Melissa Caddick’s disappearance?
Melissa vanished in the early morning hours of November 12, 2020.
The Australian Federal Police raided her home only hours before she vanished.
They were operating on behalf of ASIC, the business regulator, since Melissa had been conducting a $23 million Ponzi scam since 2012.
The majority of her victims appeared to be relatives and friends.
In February 2021, a severed foot washed up on a secluded beach and was DNA-linked to Melissa.
Melissa was declared deceased by a coroner on Thursday, May 25, 2023.
Coroner Elizabeth Ryan said: “The conclusion I have reached is that Melissa Caddick is deceased.
She added: “I do not consider the evidence enables a positive finding as to how she died, or when and where this happened.”
He told the Mail that when Melissa’s foot as found he knew in his heart she was “no longer on the Earth”.
He added: “When I spoke with police that day, I knew she was gone. I felt it inside my heart.”
Speaking on the low possibility of knowing what happened to her he said not knowing was a blessing in disguise.
He said: “Do I feel like I’ll ever get answers? No, I don’t.”