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News : Livingston County warns of phone scammers
Posted by Tom on 2013/3/15 9:37:40 (365 reads) News by the same author

The Livingston County Sheriff's Department has been receiving several complaints from area residents of 'being harassed' by telephone, from scammers claiming to be from the United States and assuring their targets that they have won 'large sums of money'.

Several residents have reported the scammers continue to call land use 'forceful tactics' in an attempt to compel them to send money. Some have reported these scammers becoming 'belligerent' and 'insulting' when unsuccessful in their goals. The best advice, from Sheriff Steve Cox, is to "never send personal data or give the callers the time of day".

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