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An elderly resident of the Australian city of Townsville, Queensland, Christine Margaret O’shea (Christine Margaret O’shea) took a customers money on the game on exchange rates, and spent on beauty treatments. Reported by the Daily Mail.
O’shea, who works at Amway, persuaded clients to give her more than 84 thousand Australian dollars (3.9 million rubles). 69-year-old woman announced that will purchase for this amount of different foreign currencies including the Iraqi Dinar. From 2014 to 2017, the victim of the swindler transferred money to her more than 20 times.
In fact, more than half the amount Australia spent on cosmetic procedures, including facelift. Once customers found out about the embezzlement, they complained about the woman to the police. Against it brought criminal case.
The court in the case of O’shea took place on Friday, October 26.
Attorney O’shea stated that the customers of his client was aware of the risks when playing on exchange rates and not to require profits. He also noted that the Australian regularly donated to charity. According to him, she is ready to pay compensation in 30 thousand Australian dollars (1.4 million rubles), in addition to 6.8 thousand Australian dollars (316 thousand), which the police have seized it and gave it to the victims.
The woman was sentenced to prison for two and a half years with a possibility to be released after four months imprisonment and the remaining term to serve on the terms and conditions of probation.
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