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Elderly Wingamite Couple Fall Victim To Grandparent Scam - Please Share And Discuss To Help Protect Our Elderly

Source: Wingham Police Service
Date: Thu Feb 8 04:55:45 MST 2018

On February 1st. an elderly couple fell victim to a “Grandparent scam” and lost a substantial amount of money to the fraudster. In this type of incident the fraudster will contact an elderly person posing to be a grandchild who is in trouble and needs money wired to them to cover medical and legal fees. If you are contacted by anyone, confirm their story with other family members before sending any money and contact police.

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