A young man whose name has been identified as Justin Kioko has been arrested by the police for posing to be a woman so that he can dupe men who fall into her trap of their money.
The young man who is said to be from Kenya was said to have had his luck running out after he took sh 344,000 ( GH¢18,873.09 ) from a man named Godfrey Owino to use as a flight ticket to come to see him at his place so they could have a date.
According to reports the fake woman was supposed to board a two-way flight from Coastal Kilifi County to Siaya but failed to show up after receiving the money through momo from the man.
The man who felt angered after he realized he had been duped reported the issue to the police who began investigations into the matter which led to the arrest of Justin kioko who is currently under arrest.
Machakos man Arrested for ‘Eating Fare’ sh 344K Pretending to be a Beautiful Lady
Justin Kioko a resident of Machakos is in police custody for obtaining money through pretense. He received sh 344, 500 via MPesa from Godfrey Owino pic.twitter.com/0QmdgmiORu
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