Back seat driver

In the Netherlands a woman (who has not been named) is facing a prison sentence for driving her mother’s dead body out of the country and hiding it.

The 56-year-old woman is believed to have spirited away the body in order to continue receiving her mother’s pension.

The corpse was found hidden in a forest in the Czech Republic.

The woman is charged with hiding her mother’s body, defrauding the state pension provider, and stealing number plates.


Picture source: Christopher Ziemnowicz via Wikimedia Commons