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Authorities Remind Public Of Scam Artists Who Target Elderly

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Scams targeting the elderly have been reported recently, with an instance of a phone call requesting bail money for a family member, and another where an elderly couple was attempting to wire money from the local Walmart store, which alerted authorities. It is a reminder to remain vigilant when receiving calls or solicitations for money, or for financial or other ...

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Phone Scam Uses “Living Well” to Steal Your Money

We have been informed by AoA that a phone scam is taking place under the name “Living Well Grant Funds.” One report of this scam was received by Kansas SMP yesterday. Targeted persons receive a phone call asking them to complete a grant application, provide their cell phone number, and then wire money through Western Union. They are told they ...

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