MAN ‘CONNED GRANDAD, 92 OUT OF HIS LIFE SAV­INGS TO PAY FOR LOVER’S BOOB JOB’

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A MAN swin­dled his own 92-year-old grand­fa­ther to pay for his girl­friend’s boob job, a court heard.

Luke Qu­a­trini, 34, is said to have conned his grandad out of his life sav­ings to put down a £500 de­posit for breast surgery for Emma Hodges.

The blonde as­pir­ing model later posed for racy shots wear­ing skimpy out­fits. money to pay house­hold bills.

Mr Qu­a­trini is also ac­cused of us­ing his grandad’s card to pay for Ryanair flights, on­line shop­ping on Ama­zon, hir­ing por­taloo toi­lets and build­ing work.

In to­tal, he is ac­cused of fraud­u­lently spend­ing more than £1,000.

Prose­cu­tor Emma Harries said the crimes took place over a pe­riod of 10 months af­ter Mr Qu­a­trini moved in to his grand­fa­ther’s house in New­port, South Wales, in 2012 af­ter there had been a fire at his own home.

New­port Crown Court heard former docks worker Mr Bartlett – who died last year – broke down in tears af­ter be­liev­ing his own fam­ily was steal­ing from him.

His son Michael said: “He was re­ally up­set.

“He ex­plained that a few days be­fore, a let­ter had come from his build­ing so­ci­ety to say that one of his stand­ing or­ders, it was for his elec­tric­ity, had been re­jected and that there was no money left in his ac­count.

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