Hot-looking woman dubbed the ‘Barbie bandit’ accused of burglarizing luxury homesBy Mason White 11:47 AM January 18, 2016
By: Mahesh Sarin
A good-looking woman was arrested for breaking into luxury homes in Argentina.
26-year-old Georgia Wawman, who is originally from the United Kingdom, was arrested for burglarizing many homes in Buenos Aires.
The blond-haired, blue-eyed woman, who was dubbed the “Barbie bandit,” was accused of burglarizing 16 luxury homes in a gated community.
Wawman, who is originally from Marlborough in Wiltshire, was charged with 16 counts of robbery. She was arrested along with her boyfriend, who has a long criminal history, and six others.
Police said that in some cases, the thieves dressed in police uniforms and cut through wires to enter properties. They wore latex gloves to ensure that there were no fingerprints.
Wawman arrived in Argentina two years ago to visit her stepmother. During her visit, she meet her current boyfriend and allegedly began a life of crime with him.
She and her boyfriend, 32-year-old Jose Mino, have a son together. Both Wawman and Mino, came from well-respected families and both had a nice childhood.
Wawman’s father Richard, is a documentary film maker in the United Kingdom, while Mino’s two brothers are polo players who have competed globally.