By Eric Pfeiffer, Yahoo! News | The Sideshow – 3 hrs ago An aggrieved New York woman has told police that her husband faked his own drowning to collect on a life insurance policy and to abandon his marriage. "This is a terrible nightmare that I just want to wake up from,'' 43-year-old Evana Roth told the New York Post. "Why did he do this? I think I'm just numb.'' On Sunday, July 29, Raymond Roth, 47, told his wife that he was going for a swim at nearby Jones Beach and would be back in about an hour. However, his son claims that his dad disappeared while out on the water and never returned. However, Evana Roth says she discovered emails allegedly sent from Raymond to her stepson Jonathan, 22, outlining details of his staged disappearance. After finding the details, Evana then contacted Raymond's brother and the police. Read more: http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/sideshow/long-island-man-may-faked-own-drowning-claim-180820405.html I didn't know people did this in real life..