The elderly woman believed the story, emptied her safe deposit box and handed over several kilos of gold bars and gold coins to a previously unknown perpetrator at her front door. An acquaintance of the woman happened to see the man shortly after the handover. In conversation with the elderly lady, he suspected a crime and informed the police.
Bavaria: Elderly woman empties safe deposit box and hands over gold bars
Feldkirchen (dpa / lby) - With a shock call, fraudsters stole items worth several hundred thousand euros from an over 80-year-old from Upper Bavaria.