Canadian 'Queen Of Cons' Spent Years Stealing Money By Pretending To Be A Wealthy Heiress
She tricked her latest victims out of $170,000 with a wild lie!
After decades of lying and stealing, awith a lengthy criminal record has pleaded guilty in a Calgary court on Thursday, October 8.
In her latest scheme, Jane Elizabeth Moore, 45, told people she was in line to inherit over $36 million from the late Doc Seaman family, according to CBC. If that name sounds familiar, he used to own the .
The recent victims said in court that Moore swindled them out of $170,000, promising she would pay them back once her big inheritance came through.
You are the queen of cons.
One of the victims said in court
Moore has had a long run of, dating back to 2003, according to CBC. said in a 2017 press release that Moore has gone by a number of aliases.
• Jane Seaman
• Elizabeth Seaman
• Jane Norman
• Jane Plimmer
• JJ O’Conner
• Jane Smith
Aside from convincing people to give her money, Moore also lied about having health problems, like having cancer and a disease that made her eyes and ears bleed. According to CBC, a court-ordered evaluation said she eventually admitted she'd used needles to poke her eye, nose and ears to cause them to bleed.
Moore also apparently had a short marriage to aofficer. At which time she was also charged with impersonating a cop.
At court, Moore was handed time served and nine months of probation and has to pay back $40,000.
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