It was already repeatedly told about cases when pensioners become victims of Gipsies which under the guise of the staff of social securities select money.
Monthly in Ukraine register tens cases of such fraud. Three Gipsies detained in March in Nikolaev. According to militia, the woman nearly one and a half years terrorized local pensioners. Were most often represented by social workers. 85- to the summer veteran of war, for example, promised products and free repair.
Victim: I'm saying: what do you want? Well, we will give help. What it is necessary for you? Now here products we will be as the participant of war. My surname called".
The grandmother told how invited women to kitchen. Those asked to write the application on receiving the help. After that frightened that the state will urgently change hryvnias for dollars. If not to be in time in time - savings will burn down. At the trustful pensioner in such a way enticed 1400 hryvnias. One more way of deception - the so-called social help.
Nikolay Svetochev, head of the Nikolaev GU of militia: "Gave money. For example, 80 hryvnias a social assistance, but gave 200 hryvnias, and asked delivery. At this time grandfathers - grandmothers went behind the money. Naturally, all this was in the face of these swindlers. After they exchanged money, there was a distracting maneuver. One person distracts, another comes and takes away money".
The case helped to catch the Nikolaev swindlers. One of local residents in a window saw how three suspicious women come into their five-storey apartment block. The woman quickly oriented and caused militia.