A woman, who is addicted to gambling, met an engineer on the dating platform Tinder and then staged a plan to cheat his money.
According to Zaobao, the woman claimed to be a former prisoner and heavily in debt. She borrowed nearly $120,000 from the engineer and secretly used it for gambling. After the incident, the engineer only got back $30. The woman reportedly was sentenced to 26 months in prison.
The 27-year-old woman, Feng Simin, was a student at the time of the incident. She pleaded guilty to one charge of deception on Wednesday (1 March).
Based on the evidence presented, the facts show that the woman met a 26-year-old mechanical engineer through the dating platform Tinder on 21 September 2021.
She then claimed to be a former prisoner, participated in the Yellow Ribbon program, and now owed a lot of money to many people. She also told the engineer that she owed fines to the Land Transport Authority.
The woman began borrowing money from the engineer on 22 September, claiming that if she can’t repay her debts, she would risk imprisonment.
The engineer hear liao he soft-heart lor. And although his monthly salary was only $3,300, he still fork out money to help her. In addition to savings, the engineer also went around to borrow money from relatives and friends to help the woman. Power of love sia.
Only got back $30
So basically from 22 September to 4 October 2021 hor, he forked out a total of $119,677 for the woman.
But the plot twist is hor, the woman actually didn’t owe any money. She tricked the engineer into lending her money and then gambled online.
After the incident, the engineer was only compensated $30.