Stories tagged: telephone scam
Sun., Oct. 24, 2010
Sheriff’s office warns of phony sweepstakes calls
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Department is warning people of a telephone scam targeting area residents.
Sat., Nov. 7, 2009
Scam capitalizes on family bonds
As far as crime goes, there is low, there’s downright dirty and then there’s the grandparents scam. An 82-year-old Spokane woman was bilked out of more than $17,000 of her …