The Canadian Press

2015-07-06 | CRIME Dead Infants Fraud

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A woman accused of hiding the remains of six infants in a Winnipeg storage locker is going to trial on fraud charges. Forty-one-year-0ld Andrea Giesbrecht is accused of defrauding Employment and Income Assistance, a payday loan company and an unnamed individual. Matt Gould, her lawyer, says they tried to negotiate a settlement with the Crown that wouldn't have involved jail time but no agreement was reached. (Giesbrecht is also facing six charges of concealing a body in relation to the remains found last year.)

Date: 2015-07-06
Placeline: WINNIPEG.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 15 seconds

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