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Woman pays for breast job with best friend's money

TT/Vivian Tse · 29 Apr 2010, 17:08

Published: 29 Apr 2010 17:08 GMT+02:00

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The woman also repaid private debts, including those from failed businesses overseas, with the funds, newspapers in Norrköping reported on Thursday. In addition, the woman travelled to Thailand several times and underwent a breast operation.

The woman tricked her friend into believing that she needed to use her bank account in order to deposit money that she wanted to hide from the enforcement agency. The friend withdrew 350,000 kronor ($48,200) from the deposited funds, unaware that the money was actually borrowed under her name.

The accused also changed her friend's address so that she would not receive mail from lenders. She then defrauded her friend of another 100,000 kronor ($14,000), including payments made using her credit card.

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The woman, who has been on sick leave and has a poor credit history, said she urgently needed money for her business overseas and that she intended to repay the funds at some point, Norrköping's Folkbladet reported.

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17:28 April 29, 2010 by byke
She was lucky her operation didnt go tits up .... actually on second thought.
17:58 April 29, 2010 by sissygirl
Good one, byke. I wonder if she got C-cups or D-cups. And just what kind of "business" was she into? But she is a sorry friend to put it mildly.
18:01 April 29, 2010 by SarahRF
She got neither of those, she got fu-ckups!
20:36 April 29, 2010 by Swedesmith
Obvious joke: She borrowed the money from her "breast" friend.
21:01 April 29, 2010 by byke
When she confessed to the crime, she had to get it off her chest.
21:34 April 29, 2010 by Nemesis
Ok, so she got breasticles, big deal.

I checked the prices online in Thailand. The most I could find was $2600 or 20000 krona for breast implants.

The only way that would make sense is she came back with enough silicone to unbalance the plane. It does not add up.
08:48 April 30, 2010 by curiousdutch
No wonder she is on sick leave...what mentally healthy person would want to get her boobs cut open to insert plastic bags inside and then surgically embriodered....and pay for that.
08:55 April 30, 2010 by Nemesis
@ curiousdutch

A couple of my friends have had to tell there boyfriends/husbands to back of as they kept demanding they get breast implants.
10:18 April 30, 2010 by SarahRF
And there's nothing worse than having people look down on you thinking you're years younger than you are simply because your breasts are small.

It means that us small girls have to work twice as hard sometimes to be taken seriously and/or treated as if we are the age we are, not as if we're teenagers.
10:54 April 30, 2010 by Nemesis
@ SarahRF

And if you have large breasts, people don't take you seriously, but instead talk to your breasts.

It is lose-lose.
15:54 April 30, 2010 by anthrax
I personally do not understand the appeal of large breasts, and I think it is sad when a woman feels so self conscious that she would resort to surgery to correct what isn't even a problem.

Perhaps I am just a teenager at heart myself, but to me, smaller is better: "A" is "adorable", and "B" is "beautiful". :-)
16:42 May 2, 2010 by Lukestar1991
She went to Thailand. Thats says everything.
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