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MOROCCO – Authorities have arrested a millionaire woman who has been targeting unsuspecting people by begging on the streets for money.
It turns out the woman owns a luxury apartment and luxury car in Agadir, and had turned to begging to earn easy money. She reportedly lives with her mother and children.
She was arrested in Aourir Centre in Morocco after authorities put her on surveillance for suspicious activities, according to EN24 news website.
It was found out that she drove to her begging site in her luxury car, which she would park out of sight before changing into shabby clothes.
Her modus operandi was uncovered after residents posted reports about her on social media.
A supermarket owner alleged that she came to his shop to beg for money, and that he never suspected that she was wealthy. MEB/Expat Media
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