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Fake Panhandler Found With iPhone X And $500 Purse

If you want to be a convincing panhandler, you’ve got to be willing to live the part. Police caught up with one woman begging for cash in New Jersey, complete with a picture of a baby. When questioned, she claimed to be “from Romania, living in Queens, and desperate.” Then they noticed the “thousands of dollars” in goods she had on her, including an iPhone X and a purse that cost no less than $500.

She finally admitted that she, and others, where “dropped off” to panhandle throughout New Jersey. She was ticketed for impeding traffic and “soliciting without a permit.”

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