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Woman stole £50,000 from her parents when they got dementia

A “greedy and devious” woman has been jailed for stealing nearly (Picture: Hull Daily Mail)

A woman has been jailed after she stole almost £50,000 from her parents who both have dementia.

Christine Beeston’s father has died since her crimes came to light while her mother is unaware that she has been fleeced by her own daughter.

She has only been able to continue living in her care home because social services stepped in after £24,000 of her bills went unpaid.

Beeston was exposed when her brother, Colin Dobson, became suspicious, Hull Crown Court heard.

Prosecutor Matthew Bean said that when Beeston was arrested she believed she had ‘only taken what was going to… Read the full story