Domestic worker sentenced to four years in prison for cheating her boss – Portugal

The 61-year-old domestic worker, who was accused of defrauding her boss of more than 80 thousand euros, between 2015 and 2019, was sentenced to an effective prison sentence of four years.

The woman, currently an insurance manager residing in the district of Aveiro, is accused of a crime of qualified fraud, through which she allegedly defrauded an elderly and sick man of more than 80 thousand euros, who lived in Coimbra, for whom she worked as a housekeeper.

The defendant began working for the victim after responding to an advertisement in the newspaper Diário de Coimbra with a view to hiring a domestic worker, being responsible for taking care of the house, making the necessary purchases for her and her assistant’s food, and assisting with household chores. various daily tasks, including driving his boss’s vehicle, says the indictment to which the Lusa agency had access.

By mutual agreement, the woman began to live in the victim’s house, who would pay for her food, and would be entitled to one day off per week and a salary of one thousand euros per month.

The defendant had access to the victim’s bank card to make payments related to household expenses and others as determined.

Source: Correio da Manhã by

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