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    • Muscle750
    • By Muscle750 23rd Dec 17, 11:28 PM
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    Muscle750
    Old lady scammed.
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    • 23rd Dec 17, 11:28 PM
    Old lady scammed. 23rd Dec 17 at 11:28 PM
    Heard a story today old lady goes into bank to use cash point machine . Man stood by machine as she uses it , they both arrived at machine at same time and he told her to use it first. Hour or so later the lady is stood at a bus stop when a girl comes out of nowhere just as she gets to bus stop and says to old lady "Youve dropped this tenner its yours" After a look of disbelief etc and the lady saying it wasnt hers the girl refuses not to give it her so the lady gets out her purse and immediately she does so someone walks past and knocks the purse out of her hand onto the floor. The young girl dives down to pick it up and then hands it back to old lady.
    However the girl managed to remove the ladys bank card when the purse was on the floor and the lady never realised the card was gone till she got home. She phoned her daughter who soon discovers that £3k had gone from the old ladies bank acct.
    The police told her that this is now quite a common thing. Obviously the man in bank watched her PIN etc
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    • AndyPix
    • By AndyPix 2nd Jan 18, 10:45 AM
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    AndyPix
    I dont bother with all the fiddly last bit.
    Once i've shoulder surfed the pin i just grab the whole handbag and run off


    It breaks up my usual week of drugging people, stealing their kidneys, and leaving them in hotel rooms in bathtubs of ice




    /urbanmyth
    Running with scissors since 1978
    • unforeseen
    • By unforeseen 2nd Jan 18, 11:24 AM
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    unforeseen
    I dont bother with all the fiddly last bit.
    Once i've shoulder surfed the pin i just grab the whole handbag and run off


    It breaks up my usual week of drugging people, stealing their kidneys, and leaving them in hotel rooms in bathtubs of ice




    /urbanmyth
    Originally posted by AndyPix
    Don't room service get suspicious about your constant requests for ice when filling the bath tub ?
    • owen_money
    • By owen_money 3rd Jan 18, 12:21 PM
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    owen_money
    Its all well and good laughing, but a poor old lady lost £3k, i hope the bank refunds her
    One man's folly is another man's wife. Helen Roland (1876 - 1950)
    • AndyPix
    • By AndyPix 3rd Jan 18, 4:59 PM
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    AndyPix
    ^^ The point is that she didnt


    This never happened


    It's just another urban myth the same as the stolen kidney one i was joking about
    Running with scissors since 1978
    • Le_Kirk
    • By Le_Kirk 3rd Jan 18, 5:33 PM
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    Le_Kirk
    Its all well and good laughing, but a poor old lady lost £3k, i hope the bank refunds her
    Originally posted by owen_money
    Can't work out if this is reality, sarcasm or totally misunderstanding that it was all a bunch of horse feathers.
    • waamo
    • By waamo 3rd Jan 18, 6:21 PM
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    waamo
    She should have put her PIN in backwards.
    This space for hire.
    • DoaM
    • By DoaM 3rd Jan 18, 7:52 PM
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    DoaM
    She should have put her PIN in backwards.
    Originally posted by waamo
    But then she'd get a NIP!
    Diary of a madman
    Walk the line again today
    Entries of confusion
    Dear diary, I'm here to stay
    • owen_money
    • By owen_money 4th Jan 18, 1:05 PM
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    owen_money
    Can't work out if this is reality, sarcasm or totally misunderstanding that it was all a bunch of horse feathers.
    Originally posted by Le_Kirk
    Ill let you decide
    One man's folly is another man's wife. Helen Roland (1876 - 1950)
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