Woman who SAWED OFF her hand to claim £700,000 in insurance fraud is jailed
- Julija Adlesic, 22, of Slovenia, agreed with her boyfriend to sever her left hand
- Investigators discovered they signed contracts with 5 insurance corporations a 12 months earlier
- Authorities stated the hand was left behind to guarantee the incapacity was everlasting
A lady who intentionally sawed off her hand has been jailed for insurance fraud.
Julija Adlesic, 22, from Slovenia, agreed with her boyfriend to sever her left hand above the wrist to claim £700,000.
But investigators discovered that they had signed contracts with 5 insurance firms a 12 months earlier.
Julija Adlesic, 22, from Slovenia, agreed with her boyfriend to sever her left hand above the wrist to claim £700,000
Her boyfriend was sentenced to three years in jail whereas his father acquired a one-year suspended sentence.
Adlesic was given two years behind bars. In hospital, Adlesic stated she injured herself whereas sawing branches.
Authorities stated the trio left the hand behind to guarantee the incapacity was everlasting, however police recovered it and it was reattached.
Prosecutors stated that days earlier than the incident, Adlesic’s associate searched on-line for details about how synthetic fingers work.
During the trial, Adlesic claimed innocence. ‘No one desires to be crippled,’ she informed the court docket.
‘My youth has been destroyed. Only I understand how it occurred.’