I don't blame him. The woman posed as a paralegal in order to steal money from a widower, who learned the hard way that you shouldn't conduct business in parking lots.
That's an expensive lesson, after losing $70,000 to the phony paralegal and a co-conspirator.
Buchanan County Circuit Judge Patrick Robb sentenced the defendant, Christy Nichols, to five years in prison, after taking into consideration her previous criminal
Nichols left the courtroom in tears and handcuffs. It's a relief to know that there will be one less fake paralegal with sticky fingers terrorizing the streets, at least for a while.
Unfortunately, sneaky fake paralegals are still all over the news this week, allegedly entering the Miami Federal Detention Center under the pretense of conducting legal affairs with wealthy guests, but in reality engaging in much more steamy affairs.
Source: News-Press Now