A WOMAN pretended to have a uncommon type of most cancers to rake in additional than £50,000 in advantages utilizing cast medical notes.
Hanna Dickinson, 28, even advised her mum she had three months to stay – and on high of the incapacity pension, she claimed she additionally swindled hundreds of kilos out of her family members.
Hanna Dickinson claimed £50,000 in advantages after mendacity about having most cancers[/caption]
The 28-year-old, pictured a earlier courtroom look, advised her family members she was terminally ailing[/caption]
The scammer, from Australia, lived a lie for greater than 4 years – drawing in £54,000 from advantages and an extra £22,000 from buddies in direction of supposed remedy which she as an alternative used to fund her lavish life-style and to take journeys overseas, stories information.com.au.
Dickinson started her vile plot in 2013, when she advised her household she had been recognized with leiomyosarcoma – a uncommon type of most cancers that impacts easy muscle tissues.
She even lied to her personal mum, who then in 2014 advised Companies Australia her daughter solely had three months to stay.
To make her rip-off seem actual, the conwoman faked medical paperwork purporting to be from docs and surgeons.
Her household and buddies even raised greater than £22,000 for treatement as she advised buddies she was about to start out chemotherapy and was choices overseas.
However in 2018 Dickinson’s internet of lies caught up together with her and final November she was handed two-and-a-half yr jail sentence – however was solely ordered to serve 12 months of it.
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She has now been handed one other four-month sentence at Melbourne Magistrates Courtroom after being caught in one other fabrication.
Dickinson pleaded responsible to creating a false paperwork after she cast a pretend reference letter from her supervisor at age and incapacity help service HenderCare to make use of in courtroom.
Her supervisor had no thought the doc together with her together with her title on it was utilized in courtroom plea after Dickinson was caught pretending to be another person to safe a automobile mortgage.
Dickinson was jailed in June final yr for the automobile mortgage rip-off – and so was already behind bars when slapped with a 12-month sentence for her elaborate most cancers hoax.
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