The psychic, the art thief, and the web of lies

The psychic, the art thief, and the web of lies

Psychic illustration. (Photo: Getty Images) An 82-year-old woman was allegedly swindled out of millions by her own daughter. Like something out of a movie, the daughter reportedly roped in psychics to convince her mother of impending doom.They tricked her into giving up money, art, and jewelry for “spiritual treatment”.But the police caught wind of their elaborate plan.Brazilian woman Sabine Coll Boghici, 48, was arrested on Wednesday on allegations she was part of a bizarre scheme to defraud her 82-year-old mother, Genevieve Boghici, the wife of the late art collector Jean Boghici, out of money, artwork and jewelry totaling some 724 million reais ($142.