A woman accused of obtaining Sh 1.7 M from another by pretending that she would invest for her online has been charged at Milimani law courts.
Jane Wanjira Karuri was accused that on January 10, 2020 and March 11, 2020 in Nairobi within Nairobi County, with intent to defraud, obtained Sh 1,7M from Lucy Chege by falsely pretending that she was in a position to invest for her an online trading business where she would earn 20 percent monthly interest of that amount, knowing to be false.
She was charged in another count with obtaining money by false presence against the law.
Wanjira was accused that on January 16, 2020 in Nairobi within Nairobi her a plot her County, with intent to defraud, obtained Sh 300,000 from Lucy by falsely pretending that she was in a position to build her a plot as LATTAK organization, a fact she knew to be false.
She was released on Sh 300,000 cash bail.