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Man accused of collecting dead mother’s pension for 10 years

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Police in Artemida, eastern Attica, have arrested a 56-year-old man who is accused of cashing his deceased mother’s pension for 10 years, the force announced on Saturday.

The suspect allegedly collected more than 108,000 euros through a joint bank account he held with his mother, after the latter, a civil servant, died in April, 2002.