Lucy Elston, aged 41 and a mother of two, from Margrove Terrace, Barnstaple, was an online gambler who stole money from her aunt's lifesavings to allow her to continue her gambling habit, has been jailed not just for theft, but also for the serious breach of trust.
Vera Humphries, the aunt is currently in a care facility in North Devon and is currently being treated for dementia. Elston, obtai[...] Read more » Online Gambler Gets Jail Time after Stealing Auntís Lifesavings
Joined: May '08
Age: 35 (M)
such an inspiring story that show us mere mobbits that if you have a goal in life (in this case a goal of splash as much money as she could get her hands on) you must take all possible actions to make your goal a reality. never give up and eventually you will succeed (and make a casino happy in the process).
Joined: Feb '11
Location: United Kingdom
Age: 55 (M)
This is a very interesting story, especially with the players it has, in the great aunt, the young woman and the care home. What is particularly interesting is the fact that no one noticed until, lo and behold, the card home weren't paid (as detailed in the story). The great tradition of the care home. Caring for the elderly and Ill.
Posted by pochui: such an inspiring story that show us mere mobbits that if you have a goal in life (in this case a goal of splash as much money as she could get her hands on) you must take all possible actions to make your goal a reality...
I have relatives with dementia but they have no life's savings so what now?