Female boss fell in love with Twink was cheated S$200,000 and lose business

Translated by from Lianhe Wanbao on August 25, 2020 3:16 PM

The 47-year-old female boss fell in love with ” Twink “, who was 14 years younger than her. She hired him to work and pay him, and the profit earned was also shared with him. The business and financial transactions were also handed over to him. It was not discovered until the debt collection company came to the door then she find out that she loved the wrong man. Two of them had an eight-year relationship, and the female boss was defrauded of more than S$200,000, and eventually even lost her business.

Lai Jiexing (transliteration), 33, faces a total of 53 charges. Yesterday (August 24) he pleaded guilty to 11 counts of deception and two counts of breach of trust and was sentenced to 32 months in prison.

The case revealed that the defendant and the victim met in 2005 when the victim worked as a salesman at a pushcart on Bugis Street, and the defendant was a friend of another cart tenant. The following year, the victim rented a stall to start her own business and hired the defendant as a salesman. Although the defendant was married at the time, she still developed a relationship with the victim, turning the “boss” into a “Homewrecker “.
Since 2008, the defendant began to lie to the victim, claiming that he was arrested by a policeman named “Steven” because of a group framing incident, and had to report to him every day to avoid being charged.

Seeing that the victim was convinced of what he said, the defendant used “Steven” to compile multiple lies between September 2012 and December 2015 and defrauded the victim of S$204,909 within three years.

The defendant also contacted the victim as “Steven” and asked her to first pay for mobile phones, air tickets, and petrol, saying that the financial department of the police force would later return the money to her. The money would not return from the beginning.

Until 6:48pm of December 28, 2015, the debt collection company came to the door and claimed that they came to collect the rent at the stall. The victim found out that the defendant had embezzled the money she gave him, and expose the defendant’s scam. The victim reported to the police on January 5 of the following year.

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