X Factor 2012: Robbie Hance suffers bootcamp meltdown

Robbie Hance

X Factor 2012's Robbie Hance suffered a 'breakdown' at bootcamp, it has been claimed.

This Saturday will see the homeless perform storm off the stage after having a meltdown during his group performance.

It followed Robbie spending the afternoon sleeping as opposed to rehearsing with rivals Jake Quickenden and Adam Burridge.

Meanwhile it's been revealed that the 26-year-old has a criminal past, having been cautioned by police after stealing a friend's laptop.

Mischke Weinreb told The Sun: “He may be a talented musician but the truth is he is also a thief.

“It just isn’t on that he is getting so much praise when he has a criminal past. People should know what he has done and be wary.”

Mischke explained today how she met Robbie in 2008, however was shocked to find he had stolen cash and a laptop from her house in London.

A spokesperson for The X Factor told the newspaper that producers were aware of Robbie's past before his audition.

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