Naas woman duped by girl seeking sponsorship

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Paul O'Meara

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Naas woman duped by girls seeking sponsorship

Naas gardai are investigating

A young girl who said she was seeking sponsorship money then robbed a woman in Naas.

The woman was approached by the girl as she got out of her car in Woodlands on the afternoon of December 20 (between 2.45 and 3.30).

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The girl said she was seeking sponsorship for a readathon event and she was invited into the woman’s house after she asked to use the toilet.

When the girl left the woman realised that at least €300 in cash as well as bank cards and a driving licence had been stolen.