Fraudster avoids jail after stealing over £4,000 from his own gran
A fraudster has dodged jail after he admitted stealing over £4,000 from his own grandmother who used to look forward to his visits.
Daniel Allcock, 24, used to regularly visit his grandmother at her Billingham home to help the elderly lady with her with day-to-day tasks.
With his grandmother suffering from mobility issues, one of the tasks Allcock was entrusted with involved helping her withdraw money from the Post Office cash machine.
But Allcock betrayed that trust when he helped himself to his grandmother’s bank card and, knowing her pin, stole £4,200 from her over a period lasting four... read more
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