Elderly people are at risk of being Conned than young people.In other side young people take advantage of elderly to get money.
Sylvia a 65 years old woman who is servings a jail term of 9 year she is yet to come to conclusions what happened the day she was arrested.
Being interviewed at Langata women prison by inooro tv in program hosted by Simon kibe popularly known as “Jela-ini citu” Sylvia said that she lived in Dandora and happen to met a young lady who became her friend
After sometime the young lady told Sylvia that her both parents had pass away and her brothers didn’t want her to inherit property left behind by her parents.The Young lady used Sylvia as she claims they were alike with her late mother.As a mother Sylvia accepted the deal to withdraw the cash from the Bank.The young lady gives Sylvia bank account and ATM card.
At first Sylvia withdraw ksh 400,000and was given 20,000 as appreciation.After a while the elderly woman withdraw ksh 200,000 and given ksh 10,000 appreciation .Third time the young lady advised Sylvia to withdraw all Cash as it was ksh 250,000 as she claims.
This time round the Bank teller realized something was not well, after consultation they realized Sylvia was robbing client account.with no time the young lady had vanished leaving the elderly woman in trouble.Sylvia was arrested and charged with bank robbery.
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