I Was Caught in the Scam Behind Netflix’s The Serpent

The True Story of the Gem Scam Targeting Backpackers In South-East Asia

The Serpent is a Netflix true-crime series about the serial killer, Charles Sobhraj. He posed as a gems dealer in Bangkok named Alain Gautier and murdered backpackers who came to sell their gems to him.



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DC Palter

Entrepreneur, angel investor, startup mentor, sake snob. Author of the Silicon Valley mystery To Kill a Unicorn: https://amzn.to/3sD2SGH