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John Haskew told authorities he made $7 billion in illegal transfers from a bank because "Jesus Christ created wealth for everyone." The unemployed Haskew needed to pay off a debt to the federal government, prosecutors said.

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A Florida man who told authorities he made $7 billion in illegal transfers from a bank because "Jesus Christ created wealth for everyone" has pleaded guilty to a single charge.

By Associated Press February 5, 2017