Thursday, 30. October 2014
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A fraudster who moved in with a pensioner after convincing her he was her grandson has been arrested by police in Koszalin, Poland.
Victim Wioleta Peszwewska, 80, only called police three weeks later when she realised she didn't have any grandchildren.
"It was very strange because I couldn't remember ever having a grandson.
"But he was so friendly and convincing I assumed he must be telling the truth," she told police.
Swindler Sebastian Borowski, 21, systematically stole Peszwewska's jewellery and cash before she turned him in.
"After he moved in I didn’t see much of him.
"My memory isn't good now, but he appeared to have an even cloudier memory of my family than I do," said Peszwewska.
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