A couple who wiped out the life savings of a 91-year-old dementia sufferer have been jailed after a judge branded them "selfish" and "utterly materialistic."
Lesley Reeve and her husband Andrew raided her Godmother's bank account and spent almost £130,000.
Their victim had gone into care, trusting them to help manage her financial affairs.
Gregg Easteal reports.
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