In Kuzbas have denounced the swindler, raising “taxes” on the pensioner

In Kuzbas have denounced the swindler, raising “taxes” on the pensioner

KEMEROVO, Oct 4 — RIA Novosti. The court in the Kuzbass town of Anzhero-Sudzhensk has sentenced 29-the summer local resident who six months enticed money from elderly neighbor under the guise of “taxes” for land and roads, reported RIA Novosti senior assistant to the regional public Prosecutor Elena Tushkevich.

As militiamen found out, in October 2016, the accused decided to cheat a 73-year-old neighbor, who because of their age and health status may not fully understand the nature and importance of the actions of others.

“Every month he came to an elderly person on the day of receipt of a pension, presented by the tax officer and demanded to pay the tax for the land and road in the amount of four thousand rubles. However, he said that all pay the tax monthly. Then the amount of “tax” has grown to 6 and 7 thousand rubles”, — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to the representative of supervising Department, as a result, from October 2016 to March 2017 the defendant fraudulently received 29 thousand roubles, than has caused to the pensioner considerable material damage. According to prosecutors, the victim received about 11 thousand rubles pension, but gave the money because “the defendant was very convincing.”

The court found the young man guilty of fraud. “It is appointed punishment in the form of 240 hours of obligatory works, also the court sought from him the amount of damage — 29 thousand rubles. The verdict is not yet in force,” — said Tushkevich.