A Machakos man found himself on the wrong side of the law after pretending to be a woman and conning men of their hard-earned money.
The Machakos man identified as Justin Kioko was arrested for ‘Eating Fare’ amounting to Ksh. 344,000 while pretending to be a Beautiful Lady.
Justin Kioko a resident of Machakos is in police custody for obtaining money through false pretense.
The 31 year old Kioko, allegedly received sh 344, 500 via MPesa from Godfrey Owino under false pretense.
The two had planned for “her” to travel from Kilifi where she alleged to reside to Siaya county for a meet up.
According to Mr. Owino, the money was to cover two-way flight ticket, shopping and for “her” to buy a brand new phone.