Bridlington man and woman accused of scamming OAP out of more than £180,000
Two people have been accused of scamming a pensioner out of more than £180,000 in Bridlington.
Steven Kantecki, 43, and Sarah Kantecki, 38, both of Westgate in Bridlington, have both been charged with fraud and possession of criminal property and were due to appear at Hull Magistrates' Court today.
The charges come after an elderly man was reportedly defrauded out of more than £180,000.
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