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Bernie Madoff heart attack

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Bernard Madoff (DOJ photo) Bernard Madoff (DOJ photo)
NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - Disgraced Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff reportedly suffered a heart attack at a federal prison in North Carolina.

The heart attack was said to have happened in December and Madoff is back behind bars after a hospitalization.

Madoff, 75, is serving a 150-year prison sentence for running the largest investment fraud in U.S. history.  It left many people in the New York area nearly penniless.

The U.S. Bureau of Prisons declined to comment on the report.
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