Fact-checked by: Rappler

2020/05/14 | Philippines

FALSE: The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested billionaire Bill Gates on charges of biological terrorism after he allegedly created the novel coronavirus, the virus that causes COVID-19.

Explanation: There is no report from any legitimate news organization about Gates’ arrest as of May 21. The photo used in the article was also manipulated using a 2014 photo of American mobster Vincent Asaro.

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This false claim originated from: Website mysterious247.blogspot.com

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