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Police: Scammers getting more creative

May 13, 2013

PARKERSBURG — While the way people make donations has taken a change, scammers have also began to target people with a more creative approach. Sg....

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IFHPED

May-13-13 12:09 PM

Why don't these scumbags get real jobs??

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RANDOM21

May-13-13 3:11 PM

They are merely trying to redistribute money from those that worked and have some to those that connive and want what others have without going through the trouble of working hard for it.

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Remington

May-13-13 8:37 PM

Be careful as I had learn while shopping out here, when you give anyone your credit card, MAKE SURE you get YOUR card back. The thieves out here will give back the same bank card but with someone else's name, after they used it. You would have no idea until you go home. Do not sign the back of your credit card, put NzoT SIGN, then they would have to look at your id Hope this helps

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lawenforcer

May-14-13 9:45 AM

I agree, these scammers are indeed becoming more creative. I've read a lot of complaints posted at ***********callercenter**** and I've noticed that new twists were being added old scams to still be able to trick people. Nonetheless, the basic concept of these phone scams remains and as long as people are vigilant against suspicious calls, these scammers would hardly find a victim to steal money from.

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